Posts Tagged "Bayern Munich"

Pep’s New Tune Takes Bayern to the Top

Pep’s New Tune Takes Bayern to the Top

By on Jan 21, 2014 in Bundesliga, Latest | 0 comments

When Pep Guardiola was announced as the replacement to Jupp Heynkes as head coach of Bayern Munich,  in January 2013, the former Barcelona man could not have fathomed that he’d have so much to live up to after last season’s treble. But as the second half of the season gets underway this weekend, Bayern look set for even more trophies. As the Bayern players...

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Will Injuries Take The Shine Off Dortmund vs Bayern?

Will Injuries Take The Shine Off Dortmund vs Bayern?

By on Nov 22, 2013 in Bundesliga, European Club Football, Latest | 0 comments

European Champions Bayern Munich and runner’s up Borussia Dortmund meet for their first league encounter since the Champions League Final at Wembley, last May. While treble winners, Bayern remain the traditional powerhouse on the German game, Dortmund under coach Jürgen Klopp have won two of the last three domestic titles. Klopp has assembled one of the most...

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Match of the Weekend 3 – The Champions League Final – Bayern 1 Chelsea 1 (3-4 on penalties)

By on May 20, 2012 in European Club Football, Latest | 0 comments

And so it finally came to pass. Nine years after Roman Abramovich arrived at Stamford Bridge and spent like no other owner before him, and Chelsea win the one prize that always eluded Roman’s riches. Ironically, this comes just a week after Sheik Mansour’s Manchester City won the league on even greater resources than Chelsea have been used to. Regardless of how the...

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Was The Bernabéu’s DJ On Loan From Carrow Road?

Was The Bernabéu’s DJ On Loan From Carrow Road?

By on May 23, 2010 in English League Football, European Club Football, Latest | 4 comments

The Champions League on a Saturday night may have been a great leap forward in securing football’s place in the light entertainment schedule, but, writes William Abbs, watching viewers from Norwich may have been wondering why Bayern Munich were using one of their songs when they scored their goals. Norwich City, one of the country’s best-supported provincial...

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Three Times Lucky For Manchester United?

By on May 27, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 3 comments

How often, then, do cup winners get lucky? Ahead of tomorrow night’s European Cup final in Rome it’s a question worth asking ourselves, because there is a tendency, in cup finals, for those moments of good fortune to be critically important. In this respect, cup competitions are very different to league seasons. A league season consists of a large number...

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