Stats & Links: Player of the Month September

Bundesliga football is back from its everlasting summer break and so are the treasured Miasanrot awards for player of the month. For September this prize, which is voted on by the whole Miasanrot-staff, goes to spanish midfielder Thiago Alcántara. There have been several occasions on which Thiago was highlighted in this blog. Back in 2017 […]

October 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Player of the Month September

Big Crisis, Big Analysis

True to the motto of the headline, Miasanrot’s Tobias (one of the three) has explored some fundamental issues at FC Bayern that have led to the crisis the team is currently going through. The Situation After four consecutive games without a win against Augsburg, Hertha, Ajax and Mönchengladbach, including three home games, it is impossible […]

October 9, 2018 / 1 Comments

Big Crisis, Big Analysis

Gladbach throws Bayern into crisis mode

Gladbach also took advantage of FC Bayern’s streak of bad results to beat Munich 3:0 in the Allianz Arena. What was going on there? Shock. After the final whistle, it’s hard to understand what just happened. Bayern lost a game without big chances with 0:3. The performance causes question marks over the heads of the […]

October 7, 2018 / 2 Comments

Gladbach throws Bayern into crisis mode

Preview: FC Bayern – Borussia Mönchen­gladbach

Following the first defeat of the season came the first weak performance under Niko Kovač during the week. Can he remedy the problems straight away against Gladbach? Always a step too late. Always a bit too hectic. Always a little bit too imprecise. Always a touch more uncertain. Bayern didn’t start badly against Ajax, but […]

October 4, 2018 / 0 Comments

Preview: FC Bayern – Borussia Mönchen­gladbach

Ajax takes home points against perplexed Bayern

Bayern had the chance to make amends in the Champions League. In the end, however, it was once again not enough to win. Kovač knew on the one hand about the importance of the game, on the other hand about the strength of the opponent and therefore changed something – in terms of personnel and […]

October 3, 2018 / 0 Comments

Ajax takes home points against perplexed Bayern

Preview: FC Bayern between Hertha and Ajax

League leadership lost, first defeat, euphoria gone – Niko Kovač is now finding out for the first time what the word “crisis” can mean in Munich and how quickly it can spread. Although… for the first time? The Croatian coach has the experience to compartmentalise the current situation before the game against Ajax. When Uli […]

October 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

Preview: FC Bayern between Hertha and Ajax

Miasanrot Roundtable: Mailbag September 2018

A little over a month into the season and we are back with another mailbag roundtable. Joining me on this month’s panel are Miasanrot’s Maurice, Dennis, and Tobias H. The first question is from @Oncheedo on twitter. “With Rafinha’s injury what are the options if David Alaba or Joshua Kimmich go down as well?” Maurice: […]

September 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

Miasanrot Roundtable: Mailbag September 2018

Preview: Hertha BSC – FC Bayern

Bayern rotate to a draw against Augsburg. On Friday Niko Kovač will travel to his hometown to face Hertha BSC. It will not only need a different set of personnel on the pitch to get back on the winning track. When the record champion visits the capital, the Olympic Stadium is usually sold out. It […]

September 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

Preview: Hertha BSC – FC Bayern

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