Round-Up: Expected Crisis?

The Bavarians are staggering through the autumn. Weak performances and changing results have characterized the first few months of Niko Kavač’s tenure in charge. Do the reasons behind this crisis lie in the statistics? We try to find an answer with the help of data from Michael Karbach. The 1:1 draw on the tenth matchday […]

November 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

Round-Up: Expected Crisis?

Stats & Links: Boateng + Thiago = success?

In comparison with other sports, particularly in the USA, football has developed relatively little in terms of statistics. In today’s stats & links article we take a look at the plus-minus rating and assess what conclusions can be drawn from the past season’s numbers. The plus-minus rating was introduced on Miasanrot as early as a […]

October 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Boateng + Thiago = success?

Stats & Links: Who works with whom?

The fact that Robert Lewandowski scores a lot of goals and Joshua Kimmich sets up a lot of goals is certainly no secret. But does the German international also set up the most Lewandowski goals or does the Pole have another favourite partner for his goals? And how do things look with the striker’s shots […]

October 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Who works with whom?

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

Stats & Links: The Golden Twenties

The league’s oldest squad. The oldest starting formation on the first matchday. Now that deadline day has passed, we will look at FC Bayern’s roster, the share of minutes sorted by age and how that fits into the great scheme of Munich’s future. 29.3 years on average. That’s how old Bayern’s starting formation was which […]

September 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: The Golden Twenties

FC Bayern’s broken wings

“When I saw him lying there, I almost had tears in my eyes.” Not just Joshua Kimmich but all Bayern fans were shocked when Kingsley Coman had to be carried off the field with an injury during the Bundesliga kick-off against Hoffenheim. Today we take a look at the injury histories of Bayern’s wingers. Coman […]

September 6, 2018 / 0 Comments

FC Bayern’s broken wings

Round-up: Miasanrot Roundtable: Mailbag August 2018

Miasanrot is bringing back the mailbag in a new format. Every month we will plan on answering five of your most burning questions and bring in a panel of our experts to answer them. Joining me on this month’s panel are Miasanrot’s Jolle, Maurice, Tobias H. and Tobias G. The first question was a popular […]

August 10, 2018 / 2 Comments

Round-up: Miasanrot Roundtable: Mailbag August 2018

Round-Up: Quo VARdis

After one full season in the Bundesliga, it is safe to say that the Video Assistant Referee (“VAR”) is still a very divisive topic. Unfortunately, the first year of use in the Bundesliga led to more questions than answers at times. Especially early in the season, there were too many incidents when the referees used […]

July 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

Round-Up: Quo VARdis

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