1. Bayern Munich Don't Have a Ronaldo, and That's What Makes Them so Strong

    On the penultimate day of 2014, ex- Real Madrid , Schalke and Dortmund defender Christoph Metzelder made a very controversial statement: that Bayern Munich lack a player like Cristiano Ronaldo ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 15,795 reads 156 comments

  2. Complete Report Card for Bayern Munich in 2014

    German football is finished for the calendar year; its traditional mid-season hiatus will run until late January. For Bayern Munich, 2014 had its ups and downs, but mostly ups...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 4,502 reads 10 comments

  3. Why Bayern Munich Should Make Kevin De Bruyne a Leading Transfer Target

    Kevin de Bruyne 's name has been rife in the rumor mill in recent days, ever since his agent confirmed to PSG fan-site Canal Supporters (h/t German source Bild ) that ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 5,599 reads 34 comments

  4. Charting the Rise of Bayern Munich Midfielder Sebastian Rode

    This Christmas will be a merry one for Sebastian Rode, who can look back at the 2014 calendar year satisfied with the huge strides he's made in his career...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 8,703 reads 16 comments

  5. Bayern Munich's 12 Days of Christmas

    Christmas is just two days away, and for many football fans around the world, that means an agonizing last stretch to wait before unwrapping FIFA or Pro Evolution Soccer 15...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 2,108 reads 9 comments

  6. Why Bayern Munich Are Right to Avoid New Signings in January Transfer Window

    On Monday, Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge put an early end to transfer speculation regarding his club signing reinforcements this winter...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 8,733 reads 29 comments

  7. Bayern Munich: Win in Mainz Shows How Far Squad Depth Has Progressed

    Bayern Munich wrapped up their 2014 calendar year on a high note on Friday, overcoming an early deficit to beat Mainz 2-1...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 9,464 reads 16 comments

  8. Mainz vs. Bayern Munich: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape Bundesliga Game

    Bayern Munich and Mainz will wrap up their respective Bundesliga fall campaigns on Friday as they face off at the Coface Arena...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 3,500 reads 20 comments

  9. Why Raheem Sterling Would Be Better for Bayern's Marketing Than Marco Reus

    On Tuesday, German source Bild (h/t Daily Mail ) broke some exciting news for Bayern Munich fans, that the Bundesliga giants would pursue Raheem Sterling should they fail to land Marco Reus next summer...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 7,410 reads 66 comments

  10. Bayern Munich vs. Freiburg: Winners and Losers from Bundesliga Game

    Bayern Munich opened a 12-point lead in the Bundesliga on Tuesday as they downed Freiburg in the penultimate match of their fall campaign...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 2,332 reads 11 comments

  11. Bayern Munich Must Be Cautious on Virgin Champions League Territory vs. Shakhtar

    Bayern Munich were paired with unfamiliar opponents in Monday's Champions League round of 16 draw. The German giants will take on Ukrainian Premier Liga champions Shakhtar ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 3,323 reads 35 comments

  12. Benatia Atones for Manchester City Error as Bayern Munich Trounce Augsburg

    At half-time of Bayern Munich's Bundesliga encounter with Augsburg on Saturday, the hosts looked resolute and ready to fight to the very end against their first-placed foes...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 5,106 reads 35 comments

  13. Augsburg vs. Bayern Munich: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape Game

    Bayern Munich can clinch the title of Germany's "Winter Champions" on Saturday as they visit Augsburg with a seven-point lead atop the Bundesliga table and three games left to play before the league's traditional mid-season break...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 1,538 reads 7 comments

  14. Bayern Munich's Fringe Midfielders Come of Age in CSKA Moscow Win

    Bayern Munich wrapped up their Champions League Group E campaign on Wednesday, downing CSKA Moscow , 3-0, at the Allianz Arena to wrap up first place in their group ahead of the Russians, Roma and runners-up Manchester City ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 5,065 reads 17 comments

  15. Bayern Munich vs. CSKA Moscow: 3 things Die Roten should test in UCL game

    Bayern Munich take on CSKA Moscow on Wednesday in what will amount to little other than a dead-rubber for the German giants, who have already clinched first place in Champions League Group E by a minimum of four points...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 4,436 reads 4 comments

  16. Bayern Munich: Why It's Time for Pep Guardiola to Give Xabi Alonso a Break

    When Xabi Alonso joined Bayern Munich in August, he replaced a player some nine years his junior, Toni Kroos. The veteran, who turned 33 in November, was approaching the twilight of his career...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 8,937 reads 27 comments

  17. Ribery Is Bayern Munich's Savior in Guardiola and Schmidt's Chess Match

    Bayern Munich restored their seven-point lead atop the Bundesliga table on Saturday, edging Leverkusen 1-0 at the Allianz Arena. The headline match of Round 14, many expected a showdown between tactical geniuses Pep Guardiola and Roger Schmidt...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 2,351 reads 13 comments

  18. Bayern Munich vs. Bayer Leverkusen: Issues and Decisions That Will Shape Game

    Bayern Munich and Bayer Leverkusen meet at the Allianz Arena on Saturday evening, a match that puts the Bundesliga 's first- and third-placed sides against one another in a head-to-head...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 2,625 reads 10 comments

  19. 5 Matches to Define the Bundesliga Season Before New Year

    The first half of the 2014-15 Bundesliga season is nearing its end, with just four rounds left to be played before the winter break...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 1,563 reads 1 comments

  20. Bayern Munich: Full Report Card for Every Position for November

    The month of November was a very positive one overall for Bayern Munich, who secured top spot in their Champions League group and extended their lead in the Bundesliga table so far ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 4,415 reads 6 comments

  21. 10 Bundesliga Players Who Could Transfer in January Window

    The first half of the 2014-15 Bundesliga campaign is nearing its end, and as winter approaches, the topic of squad planning for the second half of the season is coming to the fore...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 23,835 reads 38 comments

  22. Hertha Berlin vs. Bayern Munich: How Die Roten Should Line Up in Bundesliga Game

    Bayern Munich resume their Bundesliga campaign on Saturday as they look to put a disappointing midweek defeat behind them...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 6,514 reads 25 comments

  23. Pep Guardiola Must Follow in Jupp Heynckes' Footsteps to Bolster Bayern Munich

    Bayern Munich suffered a rare and rather humiliating defeat on Tuesday, falling 3-2 to Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium. Intrinsically, there is nothing to be ashamed of in losing to the English champions away from home and by a narrow margin.

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 4,102 reads 35 comments

  24. Bayern Munich Masters of Their Own Demise in Manchester City Debacle

    Bayern Munich dropped points for the first time in the Champions League this season on Tuesday as they were beaten 3-2 by Manchester City in a roller-coaster ride of a game at the Etihad Stadium...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 4,162 reads 26 comments

  25. What Philipp Lahm's Injury Means for Bayern Munich's Fringe Players

    The international break may offer footballers relief from the burden of playing club-level games, but even for those who have retired from competition with national teams, the spectre of unnecessary injuries can still take its toll...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 8 months ago 3,651 reads 1 comments