Guardiola’s handcuffs – turn on or turn off?

It was foreseeable that a positive start of Ancelotti’s tenure would lead to a backlash on Pep Guardiola in some parts of the public discussion. Thus it was Mehmet Scholl (former Bayern player and coach, now pundit) who talked about a Bayern team that was “freed of Guardiola’s handcuffs”. We would like to comment on […]

September 2, 2016 / 0 Comments

Guardiola’s handcuffs – turn on or turn off?

Double Header: Is Bayern’s squad strong enough?

The transfer deadline ended on Wednesday evening. Bayern Munich had finalised their squad planning early on and, despite various rumours, didn’t make a late transfer. Is the team prepared well enough for the new season in this current state? Our authors Steffen and Justin discuss this question and evaluate how strong they think the team is […]

September 2, 2016 / 1 Comments

Double Header: Is Bayern’s squad strong enough?

Bayern women ahead of the new season

We brush off the dust of the Miasanrot women’s branch, recoil at the vermin that linger in the near corner, startled by the sudden sun-light, and take a look at what awaits us in the new season of the women’s Bundesliga for Bayern’s women. On Saturday the 3rd of September, it’s back underway at 4pm […]

August 31, 2016 / 0 Comments

Bayern women ahead of the new season

Analysis: FCB - SVW 6:0

Six goals, zero doubt – Ancelotti’s first league match was a comfortable evening against a completely overwhelmed opponent. While these 90 minutes should be taken with a grain of salt, we’ve spotted traces of the “new Bayern” – details in our analysis. The 2016-17 Bundesliga season has started. The opening match saw Bayern face their […]

August 26, 2016 / 0 Comments

Analysis: FCB - SVW 6:0

13 theses for Bayern’s 2016/2017 season

Friday is the day: a home game against SV Werder Bremen kicks off the Bundesliga season 2016/2017. The manager has changed, but the goals are still the same. The first game provides a great opportunity for us to continue our tradition of putting together some theses for the upcoming season. Are they realistic? Exaggerated? Who […]

August 26, 2016 / 0 Comments

13 theses for Bayern’s 2016/2017 season

Ancelotti and the Germans

With his first Bundesliga campaign about to begin, we take a look back at Carlo Ancelotti’s previous encounters with German sides. Starting this Friday, Ancelotti’s German connection awaits the new chapter. NOTE: This article was written by Eskender Tamrat. Some of his other work can be found at the Bundesliga Fanatic and of course you […]

August 26, 2016 / 0 Comments

Ancelotti and the Germans

Champions League draw: group stages

On Thursday evening, the groups for the new Champions League season were drawn in Monaco. FC Bayern will meet Atlético Madrid, PSV Eindhoven and Rostov in Group D. These are the first three challenges for Carlo Ancelotti and Bayern on the route to Cardiff 2017. The reigning German champions have already won the most prestigious […]

August 25, 2016 / 0 Comments

Champions League draw: group stages

Youth teams heading into the top matches

The junior department of Bayern Munich has had an outstanding start into the season. The amateurs, U19s and U17s combined for nine out of ten possible wins so far. The upcoming fixtures will be tricky for each team though. While both junior teams will visit TSG Hoffenheim, the amateurs will face the local enemy. We […]

August 25, 2016 / 0 Comments

Youth teams heading into the top matches

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