1. FC Bayern Munich: A Look Forward to the 184th Bavarian Derby

    Bayern is coming to that point of the season where squad rotation is almost a "requirement." If Jerome Boateng's performance on Wednesday is anything to go by, some of the starters in the squad could do with a rest...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 683 reads 4 comments

  2. Marseille 0-2 Bayern: Reflections on the Match

    This article perhaps comes a little too late, but I just wanted to highlight some aspects of the match. A 0-2 win away from home is definitely one to be treasured considering Bayern's away troubles up to the point when they played Hertha...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 515 reads 23 comments

  3. UEFA Champions League Preview: Olympique Marseille vs FC Bayern Munchen

    In 2010, Lyon took permission from the French FA to postpone their league match to allow them to prepare adequately to play Bayern in the Champions League semi-finals...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 926 reads 5 comments

  4. FC Bayern: A Look at the Win over Gladbach and a Look Ahead to Hanover

    Jupp Heynckes guided Bayern to its first cup final in two seasons on Wednesday night as Bayern edged out Gladbach. Bayern deserved the victory as they were the better side over the 120 minutes...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 364 reads 6 comments

  5. FC Bayern: Review of the Thumping of Hertha, Preview of Pokal Semifinal

    Last week, when I previewed the Hertha match, I did not imagine that for the third time in a row, Bayern would score six or more goals in a third match in a row...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 243 reads 12 comments

  6. FC Bayern: Basel, Hertha Berlin and Marseille on the Agenda

    This past week, fans witnessed a shattering of a UEFA record. The record home victory in the last 16 of the Champions League was previously 7-1, achieved by Bayern against Sporting, Barca against Leverkusen, and United against Roma...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 482 reads 4 comments

  7. Bayern Munich vs. FC Basel: UEFA Champions League Preview

    FC Bayern Munich is on the brink of elimination from the Champions League and yet Bastian Schweinsteiger will travel with a smile on his face...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 1,081 reads 11 comments

  8. FC Bayern Munich: Here Comes Hoffenheim...and Markus Babel!

    My absence last week meant I skipped out on the Leverkusen preview. I am glad I did—I would have predicted a win and would have had egg on my face as a result...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 784 reads 8 comments

  9. FC Bayern Munich vs. Schalke 04: Beleaguered Bayern Team Faces Schalke

    Wednesday night saw the height of frustrations for Bayern fans and management alike. Uli Hoeness absolutely blew up when asked about Franck Ribery 's extremely "friendly" gesture to Jupp Heynckes ...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 847 reads 9 comments

  10. FC Bayern: The Causes Behind the Sudden Loss of Form and the Loss to Basel

    "It wasn ’t a great performance in the 0-0 draw with Freiburg , and today we’ ve even managed to lose 1-0. We have to try and turn the corner as fast as possible...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 1,097 reads 8 comments

  11. UEFA Champions League Preview: FC Basel vs FC Bayern Munich

    Last week's dour draw between Bayern Munich and Freiburg helped nobody. Freiburg, the bottom side in the Bundesliga was the better side throughout the first half...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 863 reads 4 comments

  12. FC Bayern: A Win over FCK Sets the Standard Prior to the Game Against Freiburg

    Freiburg —good memories as far as this season is concerned. The biggest home victory in the Bundesliga this season reads: Bayern 7-0 Freiburg . And yes, before you ask, Mario Gomez bagged four goals that day...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 525 reads 1 comments

  13. FC Bayern: Review of the Win over Stuttgart, Preview of the Match Against FCK

    Jupp Heynckes showed the world that he has the guts to bench a world-class player in order to win a match. Heynckes benched Arjen Robben and brought in Rafinha and Luiz Gustavo into the team as Bayern played Stuttgart...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 444 reads 4 comments

  14. FC Bayern: Heynckes Under the Gun as Bayern Plays Stuttgart in German Cup

    The 1-1 against HSV was a result Bayern should have avoided. The result allowed Dortmund to leapfrog them to the top of the table...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 379 reads 4 comments

  15. FC Bayern vs Wolfsburg Game Review and FC Bayern vs Hamburger SV Match Preview

    Bayern Munich put in a rather lethargic display against Wolfsburg. Jupp Heynckes' line up was quite different from the one that started against Gladbach...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 283 reads 1 comments

  16. FC Bayern: Reflections from Borussia Park; Preview Against Wolfsburg

    Everyone anticipated a brilliant match at Borussia Park as the Bundesliga opened for 2012 on Friday evening. The match turned out to be highly entertaining due to the quality of one team (Gladbach) and the utter comical defending of the other (Bayern)...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 195 reads 1 comments

  17. FC Bayern: The Return of the Bundesliga and Bastian Schweinsteiger

    The Cup win over Bochum seems to have come ages ago. That match, though, was memorable. Having fallen behind, Bayern leveled through the mercurial Toni Kroos...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 479 reads 2 comments

  18. FC Bayern: Review of Match Against Koeln and Preview of Cup Tie Against Bochum

    FC Bayern Munich took on Koeln and beat them for the first time at the Allianz Arena. They produced a performance which will give them plenty of confidence for upcoming matches...

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  19. FC Bayern: Previews of the Game Against Koeln and the Champions League Draw

    A 1-2 win over VfB Stuttgart has placed Bayern in pole position in the Bundesliga table. Bayern is the Autumn Champion and there is no doubt about that regardless of the result against Koln...

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  20. FC Bayern: A Stern Test Awaits in the Form of Stuttgart

    In a week that saw the two Manchester clubs eliminated from Europe and Serie A become the talk of Europe again, there was very little in the newspapers about Bayern...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 427 reads 0 comments

  21. FC Bayern: Review of the Game Against Mainz; Preview of the Game Against Bremen

    Let's get one thing straight: Bayern deserved to lose to Mainz. There is simply no other way to put it. Bayern was pathetic in both defence and attack...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about over 2 years ago 236 reads 0 comments

  22. FC Bayern: A Look at the Villarreal Game and the Entire Group Stage Campaign.

    When the Champions League draw was made in August by none other than Paul Breitner, Bayern fans, players and club officials alike were slightly apprehensive, to say the least...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about almost 3 years ago 344 reads 2 comments

  23. UEFA Champions League Group Stage Preview: FC Bayern vs. Villarreal

    FC Bayern has won 10 times in their last 11 Champions League home matches. The less we talk about that one defeat, the better it is for everyone involved...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about almost 3 years ago 519 reads 0 comments

  24. Bayern vs. Borussia Dortmund: Bundesliga's Big Match Is Finally Here

    The match we have all been waiting for has finally arrived. Bayern will take on Dortmund in Saturday's late kickoff in the Bundesliga...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about almost 3 years ago 538 reads 8 comments

  25. FC Bayern Munich: Life Without Bastian Schweinsteiger—a Trip to Augsburg

    When Bastian Schweinsteiger signaled for help in the Champions League, the smile on most Bayern fans' faces must have disappeared. The word so far is that Schweinsteiger will be out until 2012...

    Samrin Hasib Written by Samrin Hasib about almost 3 years ago 1,019 reads 16 comments