Stats & Links: Turning to America for Competitive Balance

While the Bundesliga, as well as the other major European leagues, look for ways to achieve more balance, they are increasingly looking to U.S. professional sports as a guide to how they can improve their respective leagues. The perception is that the playoff system and salary caps currently in place within many of the major […]

March 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

Stats & Links: Turning to America for Competitive Balance

A Local Club in a Global Market

New markets and increased interest has fundamentally changed how clubs operate. FC Bayern can no longer focus solely on their local market which threatens to alienate their greatest asset. Bayern are currently facing a turning point in the history of the club. Global ties are strengthening while placing a strain on local ones, Qatar has […]

January 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

A Local Club in a Global Market

Round-Up: Branko Oblak

The season is over, the trophies have been handed over, the fat lady has sung. This, of course, is true for both FC Bayern and the Round-Up. For Bayern, the season brought the fourth Bundesliga title in a row and the national double; for the Round-Up, a premiere successful season, which we will finish off […]

May 28, 2016 / 2 Comments

Round-Up: Branko Oblak

Round-Up: Jürgen Wegmann

On a weekly schedule, miasanrot.com provides a 2-for-1 information combo meal. It contains a link list to (hopefully) worthwhile texts about the red giant. Each round-up is dedicated to a former Bayern player who is celebrating his birthday in that week. At first we had no luck and then we also had bad luck. A […]

March 31, 2016 / 0 Comments

Round-Up: Jürgen Wegmann

Round-Up: Mehmet Ekici

On a weekly schedule, miasanrot.com provides a 2-for-1 information combo meal. It contains a link list to (hopefully) worthwhile texts about the red giant. Each round-up is dedicated to a former Bayern player who is celebrating his birthday in that week. At the young age of seven Mehmet Ekici joined the youth department of FC […]

March 23, 2016 / 0 Comments

Round-Up: Mehmet Ekici

Interview with Gina and Katie

After the great triumph of becoming German Champions and before they were heading off into their summer break, Miasanrot had the chance to talk to the two U.S. girls in the Bayern Munich squad, Gina Lewandowski and Katie Stengel. They gave insights about differences in culture and training, about the Munich team spirit and how […]

May 19, 2015 / 2 Comments

Interview with Gina and Katie

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