1. UEFA Champions League Quarterfinal First Leg Preview: Bayern Munich vs. Juventus

    3-5-2 vs. 4-5-1; the Italian champion-elect vs. the German champion-elect; the Old Lady of Turin vs. the Bavarians; the Allianz Arena is set to witness yet another historical showdown between Bayern and Juventus on Tuesday...

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  2. FC Bayern Munich: Will the Bundesliga's Title Race End on Saturday?

    At FC Bayern 's 110th Anniversary, Franck Ribery scored a goal in a tight match. Bayern won 1-0 in February 2010 and the celebrations ensued...

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  3. FC Bayern Munich: Preview of Trip to Bay Arena; Thoughts on La Vecchia Signora

    After a week of near heartbreak, FC Bayern returns to league action against Leverkusen, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Bayern's 'Neverkusen' counterparts, lies third in the table and has given away every opportunity presented to them to jump to second this season..

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  4. FC Bayern Munich: Thoughts on FC Bayern's Loss to Arsenal and FCB Player Ratings

    Complacency, the 'C' word. It is almost a cancer when FC Bayern is concerned. Today, on a strange day at the Allianz, the Bayern defense showed its true colors. They advanced to the quarter finals but only just...

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  5. UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Preview: FC Bayern Munich vs. Arsenal FC

    In Turkey, ninth-placed Genclerbirligi played first-placed Galatasaray in the past week. Gala has hit a bad patch off late. The home crowd saw the opposition take a lead; Gala was behind...

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  6. FC Bayern Munich: Dusseldorf's Turn to Test the Bulldozer

    "How many goals is Bayern going to win by?" The answer is usually two or more. Last week, they won by only a solitary goal. And it was somehow fitting that it was a relegation-threatened club which threatened Bayern ...

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  7. FC Bayern Munich: A Look Back at Dortmund and a Look Ahead to Hoffenheim

    Another day, yet another victory. The significance of this one was just a bit more than the others perhaps. Bayern 1-0 Borussia Dortmund ...

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  8. FC Bayern Munich: DFB Pokal Quarterfinal Preview Against Stuttering Dortmund

    Records are falling left and right; everyone is starting to sit up and take notice of Bayern Munich. The so-called glory hunter fans are starting to jump on the bandwagon. Some scores, such as ones against Hannover and Mainz have already been settled...

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  9. FC Bayern Munich: Nils Petersen's Bremen Travels to the Allianz Arena

    Jurgen Klinsmann 's shoulders dropped; Thomas Schaaf , the master of poker faces (or grumpy faces) almost smiled. Bayern was being taught a lesson by a Bremen side which had just come off a failed title challenge...

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  10. UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Preview: Arsenal FC vs. FC Bayern Munich

    Tradition and culture are so often associated with Bayern. The Munich side is a club which prides itself on its tradition. Most of all, it prides itself on a winning mentality...

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  11. FC Bayern Munich: An Early Trip to Wolfsburg Awaits Ahead of London Clash

    "Never change a winning team" is the old adage. Louis van Gaal used to really take this to heart. Jupp Heynckes would beg to differ though. Last week, he changed up a winning side; the result was arguably better...

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  12. FC Bayern Munich: Crisis Stricken Schalke Visit the Allianz Arena

    In football, crisis stories appear almost everyday. Yet, to find a crisis story such as Schalke 's would be hard work on anybody's part. The Royal Blues appeared rather tired towards the end of the past calendar year...

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  13. FC Bayern Munich: A Tough Trip to Thomas Tuchel's Mainz Awaits

    Bayern does not have a poor record against most Bundesliga teams. In recent years, however, Mainz has caused some problems. Last season, Bayern did not register a single win against them in two attempts...

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  14. African Cup of Nations: Mali Shows Great Mental Strength to Progress

    Ghana's win over Niger in the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations ensured that Mali needed only a point to progress from its group. Emotionally, this made matters much more difficult...

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  15. FC Bayern Munich: A Trip to Unpredictable Stuttgart Awaits

    For any fan these days, writing about Bayern is rather easy. One needs to predict a scoreline which shows a Bayern victory and a paragraph on why Bayern cannot be complacent...

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  16. FC Bayern Munich: The Second Half of the Season Starts Against Furth

    FC Bayern Munich is about to get going tomorrow in the Bundesliga after a great winter training camp in Qatar...

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  17. FC Bayern Munich: Is Pep Guardiola a Good Fit in Der Rekordmeister?

    Jupp Heynckes was dragged out of bed by Uli Hoeness to get Bayern into the Champions League during a struggle-filled season in 2009...

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  18. FC Bayern Munich: A Look Back at Schalke Friendly and a Look Ahead to Basel

    FC Bayern Munich survived a tough week in Qatar. They played two friendlies. They beat Lekhwiya by four goals before taking on Schalke in a contest which spoke volumes about FC Bayern 's development...

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  19. FC Bayern Munich: The Signing of Jan Kirchhoff and a Look at the Transfer Policy

    The signing of Jan Kirchhoff on a free transfer shows that Bayern is on the right path as far as their transfer policy is concerned. Bayern does tend to match break the Bundesliga transfer record more often than not...

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  20. FC Bayern Munich: Are the German Giants Mentally Fragile?

    Every cloud has a silver lining. Had Jupp Heynckes tried to find a silver lining in May, he would have failed. A trio of runner-up finishes posed some serious questions for Bayern Munich...

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  21. FC Bayern Munich: Review of the Year 2012

    Three competitions, three second place finishes. FC Bayern Mü nchen ’s history books wrote down a chapter which everyone hopes will never be written again. In Germany, such a season is only associated with Bayer Leverkusen ...

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  22. FC Bayern Munich: A Look at the UEFA Champions League and DFB Pokal Draws

    FC Bayern played their last match of 2012 against Augsburg on Tuesday. They won by a two-goal margin despite a sending off for Franck Ribery early in the second half...

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  23. FC Bayern Munich: Preview of the DFB Pokal Tie Against Augsburg

    FC Augsburg and FC Bayern Mü nchen will play each other once again, though in a different competition. This Bavarian derby takes place in the DFB Pokal , also known as the German Cup...

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  24. FC Bayern Munich: 10 Conclusions from the 1-1 Draw Against Monchengladbach

    At the end of 90 minutes, the score between FC Bayern Munich and Borussia Monchengladbach was 1-1. The home fans obviously wanted more. They should have had applauded more than one goal on the night, but it was not to be...

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  25. FC Bayern Munich: The Leaders Prepare for a Clash Against Mönchengladbach

    FC Bayern takes on Borussia Mö nchengladbach this week as they look to complete an almost perfect first half of the season. Last week, Bayern beat Augsburg in the Bavarian derby...

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