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Archives: Bayern Munich

Real Madrid Only Team Possible Of Stopping Bayern Munich in UEFA Champions League

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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Bayern Munich is widely recognized as the most dominant team in European soccer but Real Madrid is the team with their best chance of stopping Bayern Munich from winning back-to-back UEFA Champions League titles. When Pep Guardiola took charge at … Continue reading

Bayern Munich Head Coach Pep Guardiola is A Genius Driven to Perfection

Posted on by Luke Taylor
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Currently, Pep Guardiola is one of greatest managers on the planet, if not the greatest. He dominated world soccer, taking Barcelona to new heights and possibly turning them into one of the most dominant and greatest teams the world has … Continue reading

Five-star Bayern Munich On Course for Another Treble After DFB-Pokal Win [VIDEO]

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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Bayern Munich booked their place in the final of the DFB-Pokal by crushing Kaiserlautern in a 5-1 victory. Pep Guardiola’s men remained on track to emulate their achievements of last season, after a difficult time suffering a couple of losses … Continue reading

Where Are They Now? Players From Bayern Munich-Manchester United 1999 Champions League Final

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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Fifteen years after the unbelievable UEFA Champions League final between the European giants Bayern Munich and Manchester United, the two teams clash again this week in the second leg of the Champions League quarter-finals. There’s no question that the 1999 … Continue reading

WATCH Bayern Munich vs Manchester United, 1999 Champions League Final; The Full 90 Minutes [VIDEO]

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Editor’s note: This marks the first of a new series, entitled ‘The Full 90 Minutes,’ at World Soccer Talk where we bring you classic matches from years gone by. The concept of the series is that we’ll hand pick the … Continue reading

Why Manchester United Will Continue To Pursue Toni Kroos

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The Daily Telegraph’s Oliver Brown recently wrote: “More than William Carvalho at Sporting Lisbon, or Ilkay Gündogan at Borussia Dortmund, it is Kroos who potentially offers the single most effective antidote to United’s midfield malaise.” What Toni Kroos represents to … Continue reading

Bayern Munich Bans Two British Tabloid Newspapers For Schweinsteiger Insults

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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Bayern Munich have banned British tabloid newspapers The Sun and The Daily Mirror from attending the UEFA Champions League clash with Manchester United next week, after deeming headlines about Bastian Schweinsteiger to be insulting. The articles were published in the wake … Continue reading

Watzke Insists There Is No War Between Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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Borussia Dortmund Chief Executive Hans-Joachim Watzke says that there is no war with Bundesliga rivals Bayern Munich. The relationship between both sides grew tense after the transfers of Mario Gotze and Robert Lewandowski to Bayern, and was followed by the … Continue reading

WATCH Wayne Rooney’s Dive That Got Bastian Schweinsteiger Sent Off in Champions League [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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In the first leg of Wednesday’s UEFA Champions League quarter-final between Manchester United and Bayern Munich, Wayne Rooney got Bastian Schweinsteiger sent off at Old Trafford after he dived to accentuate the late tackle by the German midfielder. The incident … Continue reading

Toni Kroos Has A Decision To Make: Re-Sign With Bayern Munich Or Demand A Transfer To Manchester United

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Prior to Tuesday night’s UEFA Champions League quarter-final in Manchester, Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge told German media that midfielder Toni Kroos will not be leaving the club this summer. When asked about the 24-year-old’s future, Rummenigge replied: “Toni Kroos … Continue reading

Gus Johnson To Commentate UEFA Champions League Game On April Fools’ Day

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Gus Johnson, “one of the best soccer commentators in the world” according to a FOX Sports pundit, is scheduled to make his return to the soccer airwaves on April 1 to announce the UEFA Champions League game between Bayern Munich … Continue reading

Why Pep Guardiola Is One Of The Best Managers in the World

Posted on by James Ferrier
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“We are sons of the Dream Team, trying to emulate them,” — a quote used from Pep Guardiola in 2009 to describe the Barcelona team he took over from Frank Rijkaard a year before. The quote was directed towards the ‘dream … Continue reading

Hertha Berlin 1-3 Bayern Munich: Bavarians Now Set Sights On New Club Record

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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Bayern Munich wrapped up its 24th Bundesliga title with a comfortable 3-1 victory at Hertha Berlin on Tuesday night where Toni Kroos, Mario Gotze and Frank Ribery found the back of the net to record the fastest Bundesliga championship title in … Continue reading

WATCH Bayern Munich Win Quickest Bundesliga Title In History [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Bayern Munich today clinched the 2013/14 Bundesliga championship after beating Hertha Berlin 3-1. Bayern Munich’s impressive record reads: • 52 games unbeaten, • 25 victories, • two draws, • two or more goals in 19 successive games, and • the quickest championship victory in history. … Continue reading

Bayern Munich President Uli Hoeness Sentenced to 3.5 Years in Prison: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Bayern Munich President Uli Hoeness was sentenced today to 3.5 years in prison for tax evasion. According to Pro Soccer Talk, “After initially being charged with evading $4.9 million in taxes, Hoeness later admitted to avoiding an additional $20.9 million … Continue reading

UEFA Champions League: What We’ve Learnt From This Week’s Round of 16 Games

Posted on by Matt Jones
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We have the first four of the eight Champions League quarterfinalists, as Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain all booked their place in the final eight after their respective second leg ties this week. There were no major … Continue reading

Philipp Lahm’s Adaptability Will Inspire Bayern Munich and Germany To New Heights

Posted on by Matt Jones
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One my most vivid footballing memories from years gone by was watching the first game of the 2006 World Cup. It was a marvelous encounter between the hosts Germany and Costa Rica, and it began with a stunning goal from … Continue reading

WATCH Arjen Robben’s 2 Ridiculous Dives For Bayern Munich vs Arsenal [GIFs]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Bayern Munich forward Arjen Robben scored zero goals but made two dives against Arsenal in today’s UEFA Champions League match, with one of the dives resulting in a penalty for the Bundesliga club that was saved by Lukasz Fabianski. Why … Continue reading