World Cup-Blog: No Bayern goals in Russia

It has not been the World Cup of FC Bayern. Since 1990, at least one current player of the record champion had always scored at a World Cup. This chain will likely break in Russia in 2018. But is this really a terrible thing? There’s more to this issue than just facts. It’s absurd to […]

July 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

World Cup-Blog: No Bayern goals in Russia

MSR-EN026 Hannover and the team that shall not be named

Bayern got a slow start against Hannover, but eventually ran out 3:0 victors in what is now a basically meaningless Bundesliga match. And the big stuff comes in the second half of the pod where we’ll discuss the 1:2 loss at home to Real Madrid, and all the news surrounding the Champions League semi final tie.

Before delving in to the pair of matches, Susie and Dennis chat about their geek fandoms and why exactly the podcast was being recorded in the middle of the night in Germany.

Getting back to the pressing topics, the Hannover match appears first with most of the talk pointed on U-19 Lukas Mai and his debut as the first 2000-era player for Bayern, and his signing to a professional contract. But, the pair realize nobody really is interested in this particular Bundesliga match, so they move on rather quickly…

Whew. The loss to Real Madrid is the heart of the podcast– with a few segues elsewhere– as the duo break down the match tactically, and call out performances pretty much across the board. Might Jupp Heynckes have been able to change the match more effectively had he not been hampered by two early substitutions? Is Robert Lewandowski really a flop for Bayern? What did Madrid do particularly well? Did Franck Ribery really have a “great” match?

Assessing Bayern’s chances in the return tie at the Bernabeu– and how Bayern might go through to the final are talked about before ending with some thoughts on Niko Kovac, Eintracht Frankfurt, Saturday’s match and the Pokal finale.
Thanks, loyal listeners, as always. We’ll be back shortly! Mia san mia. Mia san Rot.

April 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

MSR-EN026 Hannover and the team that shall not be named

Preview: FC Bayern – Real Madrid

An entire season is about to come to its climax with just a few highlights. This is what the fans have been waiting for. On Wednesday evening, FC Bayern will face Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals. In our preview we prepare you for the most important things. Duels with Real are among the […]

April 22, 2018 / 1 Comments

Preview: FC Bayern – Real Madrid

Three Things We Noticed: Hanover 96 – FC Bayern 0:3 (0:0)

FC Bayern succeeds in the dress rehearsal for Real Madrid. The Munich team wins 3:0 against Hannover 96. After the victory in the DFB Pokal semi-final, the Munich team still had a mandatory task in the Bundesliga before the match against Real Madrid. In case you missed it The biggest surprise came 75 minutes before […]

April 21, 2018 / 0 Comments

Three Things We Noticed: Hanover 96 – FC Bayern 0:3 (0:0)

Three things we noticed: FC Bayern – FC Sevilla 0:0 (0:0)

Since the 2009/10 season, FC Bayern has reached the Champions League semi-finals six times. Since then, only Inter Milan (2011) and Real Madrid (2017) have managed to stop the five-time CL winner. After the first leg in Sevilla (2:1) the Munich team had good chances to push the number to seven. But after the return […]

April 11, 2018 / 2 Comments

Three things we noticed: FC Bayern – FC Sevilla 0:0 (0:0)

Five Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Borussia Dortmund 6:0 (5:0)

FC Bayern beat Borussia Dortmund 6:0. A game symbolising the Bundesliga season: Bayern outclass the competition without being seriously challenged. For years, the DFL has been trying to market the matches between Bayern and Dortmund as a kind of “German Classico” and regularly schedules the return leg for April. Year after year, however, the hope […]

March 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

Five Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Borussia Dortmund 6:0 (5:0)

Three things we noticed: FC Bayern – Hamburger SV 6:0 (3:0)

Eight, seven or six? On the way to Munich, the Hamburger SV was met with a lot of banter – as it turned out rightfully so. Even before the match, the starting formations indicated what this game would look like. In case you missed it Against the HSV, Jupp Heynckes continued his rotation policy and […]

March 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Three things we noticed: FC Bayern – Hamburger SV 6:0 (3:0)

Preview: SC Freiburg – FC Bayern

On Sunday, FC Bayern will be playing in Breisgau. Traditionally, games in Freiburg are a difficult affair for the record champion. Very often these matches were decided in the final minutes. Nevertheless, there is no reason to panic for the Reds. Not only the lead in the league table is comfortable, but also the record […]

March 3, 2018 / 0 Comments

Preview: SC Freiburg – FC Bayern

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