1. How Bayern Munich Can Shrug off the Loss of Javi Martinez

    Bayern Munich's 2-0 loss to Borussia Dortmund in last week's DFL Superpokal was a doubly devastating blow for the Bundesliga double-winners, who in addition to losing the game also lost Javi Martinez for the majority of the season...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 6 months ago 5,007 reads 4 comments

  2. Why the Signing of Pepe Reina Will Propel Manuel Neuer to New Heights

    When Pepe Reina joined Bayern Munich earlier this month, his acquisition was by no means a threat to Manuel Neuer . The Germany No...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 6 months ago 4,936 reads 1 comments

  3. Assessing Pep Guardiola's Lahm-Alaba Double Pivot at Bayern Munich

    Two seasons ago, Bayern Munich had the world's best defensive midfield in their double pivot of Bastian Schweinsteiger and Javi Martinez. They also boasted the best full-backs in Philipp Lahm and David Alaba...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 6 months ago 6,751 reads 27 comments

  4. Bayern Munich Transfer News and Rumors Tracker: Week of August 18

    Less than two weeks remain in the summer transfer window. After somewhat of a lull, Bayern Munich are back and active in the market. Most importantly, the loss of Javi Martinez to injury has left the Bundesliga giants in need of a new center-back...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 6 months ago 9,626 reads 6 comments

  5. Preussen Munster vs. FC Bayern Munich: Winners and Losers from DFB Pokal

    Bayern Munich recorded their first victory of the 2014-15 season on Sunday, beating Preussen Munster 4-1 in the first round of the DFB-Pokal at the Preussenstadion...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 6 months ago 4,863 reads 5 comments

  6. Preussen Munster vs. FC Bayern Munich: How Bayern Will Line Up in DFB Pokal

    Bayern Munich kick off their DFB-Pokal campaign on Sunday as they take on Preussen Munster in Munster. The Bavarian giants won the domestic double last season and thus enter Sunday's fixture as holders of the trophy...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 4,464 reads 8 comments

  7. Would Bayern Munich Be Right to Pursue Marco Reus?

    Three years after missing out on signing Marco Reus from Borussia Monchengladbach , Bayern Munich have again been linked with a move for the mercurial attacking all-rounder...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 9,909 reads 64 comments

  8. Javi Martinez Injury Underlines Bayern Munich Need for New Central Defender

    Bayern Munich were dealt a hefty blow on Wednesday when Javi Martinez sustained a knee injury that in all likelihood will see him miss at least six months of action before returning to training...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 4,693 reads 18 comments

  9. Borussia Dortmund vs. Bayern Munich: Winners and Losers from German Super Cup

    Borussia Dortmund retained the DFL -Superpokal on Wednesday, downing Bayern Munich 2-0 in a repeat of the 2013 edition of the cup final, which BVB had won 4-2...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 7,878 reads 15 comments

  10. How Teams Can Stop Pep Guardiola's 3-4-3 at Bayern Munich

    Bayern Munich have a new look about them as they enter the 2014-15 season: A 3-4-3 formation that is uncommon in today's game and a tactical approach that has coach Pep Guardiola's signature...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 9,889 reads 17 comments

  11. Borussia Dortmund vs. Bayern Munich: How Teams Will Line Up in German Super Cup

    Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich will begin the 2014-15 club football season where they left off in May, facing head-to-head on Wednesday in the DFL -Superpokal...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 13,853 reads 15 comments

  12. Bayern Munich Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 11

    The summer transfer window is still a few weeks away from closing, but it appears Bayern Munich's preparations are nearly complete...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 3,897 reads 9 comments

  13. Miroslav Klose Retirement Ends Golden Germany Career for World Cup Record Holder

    One hundred thirty-seven caps. Seventy-one goals. Six major international semifinals in seven opportunities. A record 16 World Cup goals. And finally, one World Cup title...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 11,921 reads 24 comments

  14. Champions League Final Is the Minimum Requirement for Guardiola at Bayern Munich

    Bayern Munich’s 2014-15 season begins on Wednesday when the German giants look to avenge last year’s DFL -Superpokal loss with a victory over Dortmund...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 6,228 reads 55 comments

  15. Assessing Pep Guardiola's Squad Depth at Bayern Munich

    Bayern Munich's summer transfer campaign appears to be complete, with Pepe Reina having joined the club and Diego Contento, according to German magazine Kicker , set to leave...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 9,156 reads 51 comments

  16. Bayern Munich: Full Report Card for Every Position Entering New Season

    Bayern Munich's preseason has come to an end, the German double winners having returned to the Saebener Strasse training ground for final preparations for next week's DFL-Superpokal meeting with Dortmund...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 7,992 reads 20 comments

  17. How Bayern Munich Can Improve Image After Latest Dortmund and Handshake Spats

    Although their on-field performance has been generally phenomenal in recent years, Bayern Munich have rather lagged behind in their public relations performance...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 6,312 reads 101 comments

  18. Bayern Munich vs. MLS All-Stars: What Pep Guardiola Learned in Portland

    Bayern Munich were dealt their first defeat of the 2014-15 preseason on Thursday in what was their final match before next week's DFL-Superpokal clash with Borussia Dortmund...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 7,031 reads 35 comments

  19. Bayern Munich vs. MLS All-Stars: How Bayern Will Line Up in Portland

    Bayern Munich's last match of their United States tour and their final test before the 2014-15 season kicks off on Wednesday. The two-time defending Bundesliga champions will take on the MLS All-Star team in Portland, Oregon, at 6:30 p...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 8,235 reads 1 comments

  20. Bayern Munich Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 4

    The 2014-15 season is just days away, and Bayern Munich's squad planning looks to be nearly, if not completely, finished...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 6,914 reads 3 comments

  21. Is Bastian Schweinsteiger Germany's Best Option to Replace Captain Philipp Lahm?

    Following the retirement of Philipp Lahm from international duty last month, Germany are in need of a new captain. Since the 30-year-old decided to hang up his boots, there has been plenty of speculation but no final decision made by coach Joachim Low..

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 9,322 reads 40 comments

  22. Assessing the Strengths and Weaknesses of Pep Guardiola's 3-4-3 System at Bayern

    Pep Guardiola has reformed his Bayern Munich team this preseason, switching from a system that resembled a 4-2-3-1 or 4-1-4-1 shape to one that definitively has the shape of a 3-4-3...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 20,461 reads 30 comments

  23. Strengths and Weaknesses of Bayern Munich's Bundesliga Title Rivals

    The 2014-15 Bundesliga season is just weeks away from kicking off, and the question on everyone's mind is whether Bayern Munich can be stopped...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 4,762 reads 28 comments

  24. Chivas Guadalajara vs. Bayern Munich: What Pep Guardiola Learned

    Bayern Munich edged Chivas Guadalajara 1-0 on Thursday night in a friendly billed as the Audi Football Summit in New York...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 12,013 reads 17 comments

  25. Can Guardiola Fit Ribery, Robben, Goetze and Mueller in Same Bayern Munich Team?

    The 2013-14 season was a learning experience for Pep Guardiola and the treble-winning Bayern Munich side he'd inherited...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 21,934 reads 77 comments