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Archives: Bayern Munich

France Football Prepares Three Ballon d’Or Covers Ahead Of Today’s Announcement

Posted on by Peter Quinn
FranceFootball

France Football magazine has prepared three possible front covers ahead of today’s 2014 FIFA Ballon d’Or ceremony in Zurich which is scheduled to begin at 20:00 CET (2:00pm EST). Each cover features the three nominees for World Player of the … Continue reading

Bayern Munich And Real Madrid Leading The Race To Sign Wonderkid Martin Odegaard

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Odegaard

Stromsgodset midfielder Martin Odegaard is the currently most sought-after talent in football. For the past few weeks, the 16-year-old has been a guest of some of Europe’s biggest clubs as they attempt sell the teenager on the benefits of signing with their … Continue reading

Reasons Why Marco Reus Should Stay at Borussia Dortmund For The Good of Soccer

Posted on by Jacob Dorman
Borussia Dortmund v SSC Napoli - UEFA Champions League

Do you care about soccer? I know that sounds like a moronic question given that it is being asked of a reader of a site called World Soccer Talk, so ostensibly you do care about soccer if you managed to … Continue reading

Winter Break Review of The Bundesliga

Posted on by Thariq Amir
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This season’s Bundesliga looks more of a procession than anything else. Bayern Munich are running away with the league and only a catastrophic collapse could see even a semblance of a title race. The chances of that happening with Pep … Continue reading

Sami Khedira Wants To Renew Real Madrid Contract And Will Fight For His Position

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Real Madrid's German midfielder Sami Khe

Midfielder Sami Khedira has been the odd-man out at Real Madrid in recent times. The German international has been plagued with injuries since last season and has seen his relationship with officials at the Spanish club all but dissolved. The 27-year-old is … Continue reading

Former Bayern Munich Manager Jupp Heynckes Believes Marco Reus Should Join Real Madrid

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Heynckes

In an interview on the German cable channel Sky 90, former Bayern Munich manager Jupp Heynckes said he believes Borussia Dortmund midfielder Marco Reus should join Real Madrid. The former Bayern boss recommended the switch to Spain because he feels the … Continue reading

Bayern Munich Ready To Make Martin Ødegaard The Highest Paid Youth Player In Soccer

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Odegaard

Bayern Munich have made signing 16-year-old Norwegian prodigy Martin Ødegaard a priority, and the German giants are willing to do anything it takes in order to acquire the young midfielder’s signature, according to the Spanish newspaper Marca. Ødegaard has been … Continue reading

Norwegian Prodigy Martin Odegaard Trains With Bayern Munich, Says Report

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Odegaard

Norwegian prodigy Martin Odegaard trained with Bayern Munich last week under the orders of manager Pep Guardiola, according to the German tabloid TZ. Odegaard is arguably the most sought-after talent in world football. The 15-year-old attacking midfielder, who turns 16 next … Continue reading

Examining Champions League Group Stage Issues

Posted on by Andrew Puopolo
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Match Day 6 of the Champions League has come and passed. Besides winner take all clashes between Manchester City and AS Roma at the Stadio Olimpico and Liverpool and Basel at Anfield, there really was not much drama on hand. … Continue reading

Iker Casillas Sees Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich As Real Madrid’s Main Champions League Threats

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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During an interview with the Spanish publication AS, Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas said he feels his side’s main rivals in the Champions League are Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid. Los Blancos head into Tuesday night’s encounter with Ludogorets at the … Continue reading

Bayern Munich President Says Xherdan Shaqiri Can Go To Another Club In January

Posted on by Peter Quinn
SHaqiri

Honorary Bayern Munich President Franz Beckenbauer informed the media that midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri can go to another club in January because the German giants only want players who want to stay with the Bundesliga champions. Rumors have been mounting for weeks … Continue reading

Watch Manchester City 3-2 Bayern Munich Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport
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Sergio Aguero struck twice in the closing minutes to complete a hat-trick and revive Manchester City's Champions League hopes with a 3-2 win over 10-man Bayern Munich. City's challenge had looked all but over after Aguero's early penalty was cancelled … Continue reading

UEFA Team Of The Year Shortlist Revealed; Bayern Munich Lead With 9 Nominations

Posted on by Peter Quinn
UEFA

UEFA has revealed the 40-man shortlist for its Team of the Year with German champions Bayern Munich leading the way with nine nominations. The nominees were determined based on their overall performances in European club football and international competitions. The best eleven will … Continue reading

Read Our Progress Report on Bayern Munich’s Performances After 11 Gameweeks

Posted on by Jacob Dorman
MSV Duisburg v FC Bayern Muenchen - Friendly Match

With an injury-cursed Borussia Dortmund floundering at the bottom of the 2014 Bundesliga table and with a typically dominant Bayern Munich sitting pretty at the top, Der Klassiker may have lacked some of the drive that it has had in … Continue reading

Sami Khedira Has Signed A Pre-Contract Agreement With Bayern Munich, Says Report

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Real Madrid's German midfielder Sami Khe

Late yesterday, Spain’s premier radio network Cadena SER broke news that Real Madrid would not be offering midfielder Sami Khedira a new contract. Speculation is the club was unhappy with the German international for failing to renew his contract with … Continue reading

Bayern Munich Captain Philipp Lahm Out For Three Months

Posted on by Jacob Dorman
Lahm Guardiola

This is a disaster. That may sound like hyperbole, but for anyone who has watched Bayern Munich play soccer over the past few months, not to mention the past decade, knows how significant it is for Der FCB to lose … Continue reading

Frustrated Bayern Munich Star Xherdan Shaqiri Open to Move Away From Club

Posted on by Chris Moore
Xherdan Shaqiri

Bayern Munich midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri has recently voiced his frustrations over the lack of playing time he is currently experiencing with the German giants.  The Switzerland international has only been given three combined starts in Bundesliga and Champions League play.  … Continue reading

Manuel Neuer Takes Subtle Swipe At Fellow Ballon d’Or Candidate Cristiano Ronaldo

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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During an interview with the German publication Kicker, Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer took a subtle swipe at Cristiano Ronaldo while talking about his chances of securing this year’s Ballon d’Or award. The German international believes that he has a chance of … Continue reading