1. 5 Things Thiago Alcantara Must Do to Take His Game Forward in 2014/15 Season

    Thiago Alcantara returned to Bayern Munich training on Thursday, ending a seven-month spell on the sidelines as a result of a persistent knee injury...

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  2. Manuel Neuer Is Already Germany's Captain as Injuries Sideline Schweinsteiger

    Officially, Bastian Schweinsteiger was named Germany's captain on September 2 following the international retirement of Philipp Lahm ...

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  3. 5 Bayern Munich Players to Watch on International Duty Week of October 6

    The club football season has taken a brief pause, but few among Bayern Munich's star-studded squad will be able to relax in the coming days—there are international friendlies and European Championship qualifiers to be played...

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  4. Lewandowski vs. Gotze: Which Bayern Star Will Come out on Top in Euro Qualifier?

    Germany visit Poland on Saturday in the second matchday of Euro 2016 qualifiers. The hosts lead Group D on goal difference, having hammered Gibraltar 7-0 in their opener...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 7,453 reads 14 comments

  5. Who to Watch Among Bayern Munich's Reserves and Youth Teams

    Ahead of this weekend's international fixtures, Bayern Munich are more represented in the Germany youth national teams than they have been at any time in recent years...

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  6. What Can Bayern Munich Realistically Expect from Xabi Alonso This Season?

    When Xabi Alonso was announced as a last-minute signing at Bayern Munich, fan response was perhaps surprisingly muted. The Spaniard came as a two-time European Champion, a World Cup winner and, most recently, a Champions League winner...

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  7. Robert Lewandowski Explodes into Form as Bayern Munich Dominate Hannover

    Heading into Saturday's Bundesliga run-in with Hannover, the pressure was on Bayern Munich's attack to be more ruthless...

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  8. Bayern Munich vs. Hannover: Key Issues That Will Shape Bundesliga Game

    Bayern Munich resume their Bundesliga campaign against Hannover on Saturday, just four days after edging CSKA Moscow in the Champions League...

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  9. Pep Guardiola Has Reverted to Familiar Tactical Flaws at Bayern Munich

    Pep Guardiola is universally recognized in the football world as a great coach, one of —if not superlatively —the very best in today's game...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 10,316 reads 72 comments

  10. Derby Loss Rings in Borussia Dortmund's 1st Crisis of the Jurgen Klopp Era

    Saturday's derby loss to Schalke was a double blow for Borussia Dortmund , who not only were defeated by their bitter rivals but on the lowest of lows finished off a week that saw their chances of winning the Bundesliga diminish to near-zero...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 6,718 reads 37 comments

  11. Red-Hot Mario Gotze Could Leave Franck Ribery in the Cold at Bayern Munich

    In football, the same logic that applies to good ideas also applies to match-winners. That is: Just as the best way to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas, the best way to have an in-form match-winner is to have a lot of world-class stars...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 21,147 reads 79 comments

  12. Koln vs. Bayern Munich: Winners and Losers from Bundesliga Game

    Bayern Munich extended their lead in the Bundesliga table to two points on Saturday as they beat Koln 2-0 at the RheinEnergieStadion...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 5,340 reads 15 comments

  13. Borussia Dortmund vs. Stuttgart: Winners and Losers from Bundesliga Game

    Borussia Dortmund and Stuttgart played to a 2-2 draw on Wednesday, a result that saw BVB drop points for their third time in five games and their visitors climb from bottom of the table to 17th in the Bundesliga standings...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 3,048 reads 8 comments

  14. Pep Guardiola Is Right: Football Is Killing Itself with Packed Schedule

    Pep Guardiola resorted to hyperbole Monday, complaining in a press conference that there are too many football games for athletes at the highest level. "We're killing the players...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 18,386 reads 54 comments

  15. Bayern Munich vs. Paderborn: Key Issues That Will Shape Bundesliga Game

    Bayern Munich play host to Paderborn on Tuesday in a Bundesliga match that sees the traditional league favorites look to leapfrog their promoted opponents in the table and possibly reclaim first place...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 3,525 reads 6 comments

  16. The Bayern Munich Stars Pep Guardiola Needs to Step Up

    The beginning of the 2014-15 season has been a difficult one for Pep Guardiola and Bayern Munich, who after seven games stand with a record of four wins, two draws and one loss in all competitions...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 5,070 reads 19 comments

  17. Hamburg vs. Bayern Munich: Winners and Losers from Bundesliga Game

    Hamburg held Bayern Munich to a point on Saturday, the northern German side hanging on to a scoreless draw for 90 minutes at the Imtech Arena...

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  18. Hamburg vs. Bayern Munich: Key Issues That Will Shape Bundesliga Game

    Following Wednesday's Champions League win against Manchester City, Bayern Munich resume their Bundesliga campaign as they take on Hamburg this Saturday...

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  19. Bayern Munich vs. Manchester City: Keys to Victory in Champions League Game

    Bayern Munich meet Manchester City for the fifth time in four seasons on Wednesday, the German and English league holders having drawn one another in the Champions League group stage on three occasions in the last four campaigns...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 2,355 reads 4 comments

  20. Why Bayern Munich Should Re-Sign Daniel Van Buyten Following Badstuber Injury

    Just over a month ago, Daniel Van Buyten announced his retirement from football. The 36-year-old center back hung up his boots after 17 seasons as a professional, representing Charleroi, ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 4,025 reads 8 comments

  21. Assessing Bayern Munich's Options to Replace Badstuber for Manchester City Game

    Bayern Munich fans held their collective breath on Saturday when Holger Badstuber went down with an injury...

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  22. Bayern Munich vs. Stuttgart: Winners and Losers from Bundesliga Game

    Bayern Munich advanced to second place in the Bundesliga table on Saturday, drawing level on points with leaders Leverkusen following a 2-0 win over Stuttgart...

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  23. Bayern Munich's 5 Biggest Weaknesses to Exploit in the 2014/15 Season

    Bayern Munich have been a dominant force in Germany over the last two seasons, in each setting a new record for being the fastest team in league history to win the Bundesliga title...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 6,818 reads 23 comments

  24. Bayern Munich Star Franck Ribery Right to Make His Own International Decision

    The summer of 2014 saw a multitude of star footballers end their respective international careers. Some, such as Xavi, called it quits after finding themselves no longer able to produce on the highest level at the World Cup in Brazil...

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  25. How Bayern Munich Can Get the Best Out of Xabi Alonso

    Xabi Alonso joined Bayern Munich just over a week ago as an 11th-hour transfer, bringing an abundance of experience to the German giants' midfield...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 4 months ago 6,033 reads 4 comments