1. Outlining the Role Xabi Alonso Will Play for Bayern Munich in 2015-16

    As Bayern Munich prepare for the start of the 2015-16 Bundesliga campaign, the heart of their midfield is set for several changes...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 1 month ago 3,749 reads 17 comments

  2. 5 Bayern Munich Players Whose Stock Tumbled in the 2014/15 Bundesliga Season

    Bayern Munich's 2014-15 campaign ended on Saturday with their final match of the season in the one competition in which they won silverware: the Bundesliga...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 3 months ago 8,558 reads 38 comments

  3. Breaking Down Xabi Alonso's Performance for Bayern Munich vs. Barcelona

    Bayern Munich's hopes of reaching the Champions League final in Berlin were dealt a hammer blow on Wednesday night, as the German giants were beaten 3-0 by Barcelona in the first leg of their semifinal tie at Camp Nou...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 4 months ago 6,205 reads 26 comments

  4. Lionel Messi and Xabi Alonso Support Potential La Liga Strike over TV Deal

    Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and Bayern Munich midfielder Xabi Alonso both added their backing to the potential strike of La Liga players in light of the division's new TV revenue deal...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 4 months ago 13,096 reads 12 comments

  5. Bayern Munich's Xabi Alonso, Dante Take on Free-Kick Specialists, 'Freekickerz'

    Bayern Munich are very good at set pieces. So are "freekickerz." The YouTube free-kick sensations got a chance to prove their superiority to a couple of specialists ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 4 months ago 8,855 reads 12 comments

  6. Why Alonso Is the Bayern Munich Player with Most to Prove After Dortmund Game

    Bayern Munich scrapped their way to a 1-0 win against Borussia Dortmund on Saturday night in a gritty performance that highlighted their versatility...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 5 months ago 4,920 reads 21 comments

  7. Bayern Munich's Xabi Alonso Posts 'Then and Now' Picture with Zinedine Zidane

    Zinedine Zidane recently traveled to Germany to meet with Bayern Munich officials and tour the club's facilities, and one man who was excited to catch up with him was Xabi Alonso ...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 5 months ago 14,205 reads 22 comments

  8. Spain Rebuild Slowly but Surely After World Cup Blowout

    When Spain’s players step off the team bus at the Amsterdam Arena early on Tuesday evening next week, it is doubtful that they will be burdened with the ennui that most assume to be part of being involved in international friendlies...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 5 months ago 15,287 reads 77 comments

  9. Bayern Munich Stars Stop to Watch 2015 Solar Eclipse, Xabi Alonso Rocks Glasses

    Millions of people in the northern hemisphere had a chance to catch a solar eclipse on Friday, including Bayern Munich stars, but nobody else rocked those protective sunglasses quite like Xabi Alonso ...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 5 months ago 6,193 reads 2 comments

  10. Why Guardiola Must Drop Xabi Alonso for Bayern Munich's Champions League Success

    He's arguably been Bayern Munich's second-best and most consistent player this season behind Arjen Robben. Yet if the Munich giants are to win the Champions League, Pep Guardiola may need to drop Xabi Alonso ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 6 months ago 11,894 reads 34 comments

  11. Pepe Reina, Xabi Alonso Bro Out to Southampton vs. Liverpool

    Pepe Reina and Xabi Alonso wear a different hue of red these days while plying their trade with Bavarian giants Bayern Munich...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 6 months ago 17,441 reads 29 comments

  12. Why Xabi Alonso Red Card May Prove Champions League Blessing for Bayern Munich

    Bayern Munich had a false start in their race to the 2015 Champions League final on Tuesday when they were held to a scoreless draw against Shakhtar Donetsk in the first leg of their round-of-16 tie...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 6 months ago 13,671 reads 65 comments

  13. Xabi Alonso Picks a Champions League Best XI, and It's Extremely Good

    Xabi Alonso has played at some first-rate clubs during his illustrious career, and the Spain international has picked a stunning collection of players for his all-time Champions League XI...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 7 months ago 27,201 reads 56 comments

  14. Bayern Munich Stars Wear Fancy Dress for Ana Ivanovic, Bastian Schweinsteiger

    A host of Bayern Munich players got into fancy dress to attend a party hosted by Bastian Schweinsteiger and his girlfriend Ana Ivanovic, and the results were quite something...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 7 months ago 10,030 reads 4 comments

  15. Setting out Pep Guardiola's Best Bayern Munich Midfield Setup for Rest of Season

    Bayern Munich are well into their preparations for the second half of the 2014-15 Bundesliga season and, as it stands, Pep Guardiola is set to welcome back several injured players in the coming weeks and months, particularly in the midfield area...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 7 months ago 9,158 reads 49 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 9 months ago 8,941 reads 27 comments

  17. Liverpool Transfer News: Xabi Alonso Talks Reds Return, Mario Balotelli Latest

    Xabi Alonso has suggested he is too old to consider a future return to the Premier League. The Bayern Munich midfielder, a former star with Liverpool , is set to head back ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 9 months ago 8,697 reads 7 comments

  18. Why David Alaba, Philipp Lahm Injuries Will Undermine Bayern's Bundesliga Hopes

    Bayern Munich will return to Bundesliga action this Saturday with a match against high-flying Hoffenheim at the Allianz Arena...

    Stefan Bienkowski Written by Stefan Bienkowski about 9 months ago 3,823 reads 16 comments

  19. Xabi Alonso: Manuel Neuer Is the Best Goalkeeper I've Ever Played with

    Manuel Neuer has long been one of the most dominant goalkeeper forces in the world. The Germany and Bayern Munich star is finally attracting the accolades deserved as the world ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 9 months ago 12,211 reads 143 comments

  20. Winners and Losers from Bundesliga Week 7

    The Bundesliga returned from the international break with Pep Guardiola's Bayern Munich remaining four points clear. The defending German champions maintained their lead at the top of the table with a 6-0 battering of beleaguered Werder Bremen...

    Mark Lovell Written by Mark Lovell about 10 months ago 3,239 reads 4 comments

  21. Real Madrid Transfer News: Latest on Sami Khedira, Lucas Silva and More

    There are more than two months left before the January transfer window opens, but clubs such as Real Madrid are already positioning themselves to be successful as soon as the wheeling and dealing starts...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 10 months ago 11,097 reads 27 comments

  22. 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...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 11 months ago 9,786 reads 32 comments

  23. Xabi Alonso Almost Scores Goal for Bayern Munich from Inside Own Half

    During Bayern Munich's Bundesliga clash with Hannover on Saturday, Xabi Alonso casually almost scored from inside his own half...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 11 months ago 14,237 reads 10 comments

  24. Winners and Losers from Bundesliga Week 5

    Normal service has resumed in the Bundesliga with Bayern Munich topping the table. The 2-0 canter in Cologne was Pep Guardiola's charges' first away win of the season and extended their lead to two points...

    Mark Lovell Written by Mark Lovell about 11 months ago 3,316 reads 7 comments

  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 12 months ago 6,148 reads 4 comments