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Archives: Bayern Munich

The strangest night in MLS All-Star history when Guardiola ignored Porter’s handshake

Posted on by Abe Asher

It had to have been one of the strangest questions Mauricio Pochettino has ever fielded, but it was a question that everyone in MLS knew was coming – yes, Pochettino will shake Pablo Mastroeni’s hand at the conclusion of the … Continue reading

Is it Champions League or bust for Pep Guardiola at Bayern Munich?

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi

Rumors began circulating during the weekend that Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola is about to embark on his last season with the Bavarians. Some believe he’s already agreed to become Manchester City’s manager next season. Whether or not the four-time … Continue reading

Arturo Vidal can inspire Bayern Munich to Champions League glory

Posted on by Matt Jones

Genuine all-rounders are rare in soccer. Second strikers, No. 10s, inverted wingers and holding midfielders; trequartistas, registas and liberos; positions are specific and players are bracketed by increasingly defined criteria. But some bespoke players do possess those multifaceted traits, like … Continue reading

Juventus confirm Arturo Vidal’s departure to Bayern Munich

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Juventus CEO Giuseppe Marotta has confirmed that midfielder Arturo Vidal is set to leave the club. “We’ve always said we won’t sell players unless the players indicate that’s what they want,” Marotta said. “That’s how it was. [Carlos] Tevez asked to return … Continue reading

Manchester United reach agreement to sign Bastian Schweinsteiger

Posted on by PA Sport

Manchester United appear poised to sign Germany international Bastian Schweinsteiger after Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge confirmed an agreement was in place between the two clubs. Bayern had made clear their desire to keep the 30-year-old World Cup winner, who … Continue reading

Bastian Schweinsteiger transfer to Manchester United is ‘imminent’, says report

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is poised to sign a three-year deal with Manchester United for a reported fee of €20 million, according to the German publication Bild. Although the paperwork has yet to be finalized, Bild is claiming the transfer … Continue reading

Bastian Schweinsteiger flattered by interest from Manchester United

Posted on by PA Sport
Bastian Schweinsteiger

Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has revealed that Bastian Schweinsteiger is "flattered" by reported interest from Manchester United, and says he plans to hold talks with the Germany midfielder soon. United boss Louis van Gaal is understood to be keen … Continue reading

2015-16 Bundesliga schedule released

Posted on by Chris Moore

The full 2015-16 Bundesliga schedule was released earlier today, with title holders Bayern Munich getting the season started off against Hamburg in the first matchup of the campaign on August 14th. While the German champions will certainly be heavy favorites, … Continue reading

Bayern Munich celebrate Bundesliga title with beer soaking: Photos and video

Posted on by Alex Muller

The stars of FC Bayern Munich celebrated winning the German Championship on Saturday with Paulaner Hefe-Weißbier Alkoholfrei and wheat beer soakings. After the trophy had been presented to Philipp Lahm, captain of the reigning and new German Champions, the team … Continue reading

Real Madrid will take part in fourth edition of the Audi Cup in August

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Real Madrid will take part in the fourth edition of the Audi Cup which is hosted by Bayern Munich at the Allainz Arena in August. The other two members of the four-team tournament will be announced in June following the … Continue reading

Pep Guardiola asked to be Barcelona’s guest of honor at the Champions League final

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola will be invited as Barcelona’s guest of honor at the Champions League final in Berlin. Earlier today, Barcelona vice-president Jordi Cardoner revealed that Guardiola, along with former bosses Terry Venables, Johan Cruyff and Frank Rijkaard, … Continue reading

Bayern Munich prepared to extend Pep Guardiola’s contract past June 2016

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is eager to extend the contract of manager Pep Guardiola past June 2016, amid reports that the German club are ready to sever ties with the Spanish tactician. Guardiola has been rumored to be on his … Continue reading

Bayern Munich vs Barcelona Champions League semi-final 2nd leg: TV times and open thread

Posted on by Alex Muller

Here we go. The second leg of the UEFA Champions League semi-final kicks off today with Bayern Munich facing the herculean task of trying to overcome a 0-3 deficit from the first leg against Barcelona, one of the best teams … Continue reading

Bayern Munich vs. Barcelona; predicted lineups and team news

Posted on by Ayo Isaiah
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Bundesliga giants FC Bayern host Barcelona in the return leg of the Champions League semi final fixture that ended in a 3-0 win for the Catalans last week. A brace from Lionel Messi and a late Neymar goal was enough … Continue reading

Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher analyze Pep Guardiola’s Barcelona tactics [VIDEO]

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Sky Sports Monday Night Football team of Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher took a few minutes during today’s broadcast to analyze Bayer Munich manager Pep Guardiola’s tactical approach to last week’s Champions League semi-final first leg against Barcelona. Despite the … Continue reading

Manchester City, Bayern Munich and PSG lining up for Kevin De Bruyne, says agent

Posted on by Peter Quinn

A number of Europe’s top club are positioning themselves to secure the services of VfL Wolfsburg winger Kevin De Bruyne, according to the player’s agent. The Belgian international’s representative, Patrick De Koster, told talkSPORT that Manchester City, Bayern Munich and … Continue reading

Bayern Munich do not need a miracle to beat Barcelona, says Thomas Müller

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Bayern Munich forward Thomas Müller does not agree with those who say his side need a ‘miracle’ to overcome a 3-0 deficit to Barcelona in the Champions League semi-finals. Most bookmakers now have Barcelona as outright favourites in the UEFA … Continue reading