Stats & Links: Commercial champions of Europe

FC Bayern has recently released their financial statements for their fiscal year 2018. Swiss Ramble analysed these results in a series of tweets. FC Bayern has been a long-time member of the rich kids club, aka the Deloitte Money League, being among the five football teams with the highest turnover in the world over the […]

December 21, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Commercial champions of Europe

Stats & Links: Clumsy Munich instead of Lucky Bayern

Nine points behind Borussia Dortmund, only third in the Bundesliga – the Munich team hasn’t been this bad going into the holiday season for a long time. But where did the Bavarians lose their points? We are attempting to search for clues. In September, the start under Niko Kovač looked very good. A victory against […]

December 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Clumsy Munich instead of Lucky Bayern

Round-Up: Player of the Month – November

The November of 2018 was no easy month for FC Bayern. The disappointing performances in the Bundesliga against Freiburg and Düsseldorf did not make the selection of the Player of the Month easy. But does the choice have to go to a player of the first team? Not necessarily! Since the reserve of FC Bayern […]

December 7, 2018 / 0 Comments

Round-Up: Player of the Month – November

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

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