Stats & Links: The Relative Age Effect And Philipp Lahm

After covering the current condition of Bayern’s youth teams last week, today’s Stats & Links section will focus on youth football as well. Therefore the relative age effect (RAE) will be introduced, which has an enormous impact on the selection of youth players and hence can shape future squads. What is the relative age effect? […]

March 23, 2017 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: The Relative Age Effect And Philipp Lahm

Three things we noticed: FC Bayern lose again against Wolfburg women

Only three days after VfL Wolfsburg kicked the FC Bayern women out of the DFB Pokal, both teams faced each other again in the league. This time in Wolfsburg. The Bayern women sought for revenge, but the back-to-back league champions were the underdogs this time. The Wolfsburg women already won twice against FC Bayern this […]

March 21, 2017 / 0 Comments

Three things we noticed: FC Bayern lose again against Wolfburg women

Preview: Borussia Mönchen­gladbach – FC Bayern

From the last 10 games against Borussia Mönchengladbach, Bayern only managed to win twice. This weekend it is time for the next episode of the traditional Bundesliga matchup. Bayern’s success will depend on which of their two faces they will show on Sunday. On the one hand there is a team that shows up in […]

March 18, 2017 / 0 Comments

Preview: Borussia Mönchen­gladbach – FC Bayern

Stats & Links: Player Of The Month – February

This month it’s pretty obvious and we at Miasanrot are happy that the Robert Lewandowski bandwagon – which is nothing new on this site – is getting crowded. The polish striker is our player of the month February and not only because of his important goals. First a look at his numbers: In February, Lewandowski […]

March 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Player Of The Month – February

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Eintracht Frankfurt 3-0 (2-0)

After not always playing convincingly, but still achieving pretty clear wins over Arsenal in the Champions League, FC Bayern hosted Frankfurt in the Bundesliga. The Niko Kovac’s team has lost its naturalness after four losses in a row. The first meeting in Frankfurt was definitely one of the worst, if not the worst Bundesliga game […]

March 11, 2017 / 0 Comments

3 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Eintracht Frankfurt 3-0 (2-0)

Xabi Alonso – A legend hangs up his boots

When Toni Kroos left the club to Madrid in July 2014, many fans and observers doubted that he could be replaced. Then after injuries to Schweinsteiger and Martínez, there was an urgent need for action. The solution: Xabi Alonso. For many it was somewhat surreal, since Alonso hadn’t just gained his legendary status at Liverpool, […]

March 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

Xabi Alonso – A legend hangs up his boots

Stats & Links: Who could replace Xabi Alonso?

Xabi Alono announced to hang up his boots at the end of the season and the signals are getting louder indicating Joshua Kimmich’s future will be on the right full-back position. This sends a call to action to the Bayern squad management. Lived it. Loved it. Farewell beautiful game. pic.twitter.com/1aSN7GGNzZ — Xabi Alonso (@XabiAlonso) 9. […]

March 9, 2017 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Who could replace Xabi Alonso?

3 Things We Noticed: FC Arsenal – FC Bayern 1-5 (1-0)

After their 5-1 home win, FC Bayern was in a very comfortable position in their away game in London against FC Arsenal. The last time Bayern was in a similar situation in the Champions League knockout stage, was after their win against FC Barcelona, but that was already in a semi-final. This time Bayern tried […]

March 7, 2017 / 0 Comments

3 Things We Noticed: FC Arsenal – FC Bayern 1-5 (1-0)

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