Are FC Bayern Champions League Contenders?

As the season creeps towards its climax, both the Champions League picture and Bayern’s capabilities should be getting clearer. A 19 point lead in the Bundesliga, one loss and two draws since Jupp Heynckes return and a 5-0 thrashing of Beşiktaş would suggest that the record champions are real contenders in the Champions League. Yet […]

February 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

Are FC Bayern Champions League Contenders?

4 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 (2-0)

A revenge was announced before the game. After a 0-3 loss in the first leg, they were looking to make amends against Paris Saint-Germain. They succeeded. Bayern in a 4-2-3-1 with 4-3-3-looking roles, Paris in a 4-3-3. Four Things We Noticed 1. Bayern like the away team It has been a long time since Bavaria’s […]

December 6, 2017 / 2 Comments

4 Things We Noticed: FC Bayern – Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 (2-0)

MSR-EN005 The Eyebrow

Host Susie Schaaf is joined by French Football Weekly and IBWM editor Jeremy Smith, as well as Mia San Rot’s very own Tobi, to chat about the Wolfsburg draw and the PSG loss.

Was there anything else you wanted to discuss? Ha!

Behind those two matches lurks the elephant in the room as we say “Arrivederci!” to Carlos Ancelotti and his rather brief tenure at Bayern Munich.

The Wolfsburg draw is regrettably glanced over as the team had their minds solely on Paris and the calamity there and the next day. After discussing PSG, the trio get down to the Ancelotti firing. Who’s the interim coach? Are Bayern going to hire Thomas Tuchel? What does this mean for the hope of Julian Nagelsmann?

As always, thank you for listening. Mia san mia.

September 29, 2017 / 4 Comments

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