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The German top flight started last Friday, leaving some interesting topics to discuss before the second week of games begins.
One of Europe's most exciting leagues is without a doubt, the German Bundesliga. With Bayern Munich making a run to win their fourth consecutive title, something that no team has ever accomplished, all of the top flight's remaining teams will try to make an impact this season, denying Die Roten of a new record, while aiming to finish among those fortunate of playing European football next year.
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The Bavarians were humbled by Pep's former side Barcelona during the first leg of the Champions League semi-final and it is important that the league leaders make a strong response against Augsburg.
Guardiola was not given the heartiest of welcomes when his Bayern Munich side was torn apart by some individual brilliance from Leo Messi who scored the first two and set Neymar for the third. This means that Bayern will have to score atleast thrice at the Allianz Arena against Europe's most in form side if they are to make it to the final of the Champions League. With such a momentous task at hand... Read the rest of the article »
That's what the ball boy gets for trying to waste the Bayern Munich goalkeeper's time.
If you need another reason to love German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer (there are already many), here are two more.
The Bayern Munich custodian, in Saturday's clash with Augsburg, gave one ball boy the scare of his life. During the 43rd minute, the German goalkeeper was waiting for the ball to be returned for a goal kick, and when the ball was thrown back, Neuer pretended to kick the ball back at... Read the rest of the article »
Augsburg will travel to Bayern on December 13th for their 15th fixture of the 2014-15 Bundesliga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Augsburg vs Bayern below.
As the year is coming to an end, Pep Guardiola is beginning to witness the return of his stars. Bastian Schweinsteiger starred in ninety minutes of action packed football against CSKA Moskva in Bayern's final Champions League fixture on Wednesday. He played a full ninety minutes in the Allianz Arena and clearly, at least judging by the expresions on his face during the match... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern, Dortmund, Schalke, Wolfsburg and Gladbach are chasing Bayer Leverkusen in the Bundesliga table; can Leverkusen sustain a title challenge?
The third Matchday of the Bundesliga kicks off with current leaders Bayer Leverkusen taking on Werder Bremen. Every season, at one point, there is a discussion about Leverkusen's title credentials. However, the conservations are not long lived as Leverkusen goes about their business, losing and drawing repeatedly in "Neverkusen" style soon after the topic is brought about by... Read the rest of the article »
The German midfielder netted in a superb goal after a quick one-two play with Kevin Grosskreutz.
Marco Reus looks fully recovered from the injury that left him out from this year’s World Cup in Brazil as he scores his first goal of the season in a stunning way.
Reus scored the first goal of the night for Borussia Dortmund against Augsburg in the 12th minute after completing a brilliant team play with a soft left-footed shot to the right corner following a one-two play with Grosskreutz.... Read the rest of the article »
The second Matchday in the Bundesliga sees Schalke and Dortmund go hunting for much needed points (August 29 to August 31). Full broadcast schedule, live online stream and TV listings available on LiveSoccerTV.
After the first matchday, the Bundesliga table has a rather strange look. Hoffenheim and Leverkusen lead the table. Of those two, only one might be destined to stay atop, the one which showed off Roger Schmidt's "gegenpressing" plans perfectly. Bayer Leverkusen put Borussia Dortmund to the sword in a 0-2 victory at the Signal Iduna Park in the Ruhr region. Dortmund's cause was not helped... Read the rest of the article »
The Bundesliga kicks off in style as Bayern takes on Wolfsburg on the opening Matchday (August 22 to August 24). Full broadcast schedule, live online stream and TV listings available on LiveSoccerTV
Opening days are almost always memorable affairs in the Bundesliga. The Friday match tends to be a close affair more often than not. This time, considering the plethora of stars Bayern is missing, the opening match could be more than just exciting; it could produce a shocking result. Wolfsburg has been dubbed a contender rather than a pretender coming into this season. They have the right... Read the rest of the article »
The German Bundesliga is set to start, and we bring you a full preview. From managerial changes to TV, Online and Radio listings, we have it all.
FC Bayern claimed the Bundesliga and the DFB Pokal last season while Dortmund only had the Supercup to show for their efforts; after a very busy summer transfer window in Germany though, things could be much tighter this year. Find out where you can watch all the live action from the 2014-15 Bundesliga season.
If you constantly find yourself searching the internet for TV listings... Read the rest of the article »
One of the many surprises of the first half of the Bundesliga season was Augsburg; they will be looking to further derail Borussia Dortmund’s Bundesliga campaign.
Preview: Is Dortmund already out of the title race?
15 points behind Bayern and the season is only halfway through – Jürgen Klopp would be forgiven for feeling a bit downtrodden at this point. Dortmund’s form in Europe hid their abysmal form in the Bundesliga prior to the winter break. Loss after loss came and Klopp really had no explanation. Injuries of course played their... Read the rest of the article »
A Bavarian derby is set to take center stage when the DFB Pokal moves into its second day of action in the Round of 16.
Preview: Is another tense derby on the horizon?
Bayern has put away most opponents with little trouble this season. Their results have progressively improved against Augsburg. In their final meeting in the 2010-11 season, Bayern beat Augsburg 2-1. The first meeting of the 2011-12 season finished 2-1 as well in favor of the European Champions. They went on to beat Augsburg 0-2 in the DFB Pokal... Read the rest of the article »
The Bundesliga is set to witness yet another fiery Bavarian derby; a thirty year old record will be on the line when Bayern takes on Augsburg in the Allianz Arena on 9th November, 2013.
Preview: Bayern primed to take the honors and keep Bundesliga table top spot
FC Bayern München has not lost a Bavarian derby in almost even years now. The final derby of the past season is a memory which the Bavarians surely store with plenty of fondness. Bayern was presented the shield they longed for that day. They struggled to get out of the blocks on Match-day 33 in the midst of May.... Read the rest of the article »
On a day in which the focus will be on Schalke and Freiburg's battle as well as the contenders for relegation, Bremen will step out onto the pitch for the first time in 14 years without Thomas Schaaf.
The Big Games
The Bavarian derby to be played this week will be the most important one of the season. Bayern will not be involved in it. FC Augsburg will take on Greuther Fürth knowing that a win will see them qualify at least for the relegation playoff. They could have qualified last week but failed to do so against the champions. Augsburg, as the story goes often, gave a wonderful account... Read the rest of the article »
The battle for fourth spot could be settled on the day in which the Bundesliga shield will be presented to the 50th champions.
Fates to be decided in Bavaria
Bayern and FC Nürnberg could both be holding the fates of two relegation battlers in their hands. Augsburg has done extremely well since the winter break but has recently wobbled. They lost 2-0 to SC Freiburg last week, thus remaining in sixteenth spot. This week, the task lying ahead of them is a mammoth one to say the least.
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Last week signaled the return of Klaas Jan Huntelaar to the Bundesliga and the Bundesliga to the top tier of Europe. This week, the European, relegation and pride battles will resume.
Matters of Pride
Bayern München will take on fellow Champions League finalists Borussia Dortmund this week in a ‘preview’ of the showdown at Wembley. Neither side will field their strongest lineups after midweek exertions but everyone on the pitch will want to protect the bragging rights of his team. It is important to earn a small step forward psychologically. Bayern will show... Read the rest of the article »
Greuther Fürth, the fairytale story of the 2.Bundesliga last season, could be set to go back down after just one season in the top flight this week.
The Big Games
German champions Bayern München welcomes Freiburg at home in a hugely important clash for the team from the Black Forest. Christian Streich’s team is slowly getting ripped apart as the excellence of his players has been revealed. Max Kruse for example has already decided to leave the club for Mönchengladbach. For Freiburg, qualification for the Europa League might... Read the rest of the article »
In a rather intriguing week for German football, Schalke will travel to Frankfurt while the second DFB Pokal semifinal will be repeated.
The Big Ones
Separated by four points from their Blue rivals, Eintracht Frankfurt will welcome Schalke. Eintracht’s rather weary squad went down to Ji Dong-Won and relegation battling Augsburg last week. This time, a Schalke side which earned a 2-2 draw against Bayer Leverkusen will be their opponent. Schalke, on current form, seems to be the winner as Eintracht is seemingly stuck in an... Read the rest of the article »
Despite Bayern being crowned champions last week, there are still a few important matters to sort out in the league.
The Battle for the European Spots
Freiburg and Hannover are separated by four points. Freiburg is primed to qualify for the Europa League as they sit in fifth spot in the league. Christian Streich’s side recorded a victory in Hamburg last week. Hannover away from home is incredibly poor. Somehow, Mirko Slomka has failed to find a cure for Hannover’s poor away form. Freiburg should... Read the rest of the article »
FC Bayern will be crowned this weekend regardless of other results if they manage to beat Eintracht Frankfurt.
The Big Ones
There are many big battles on this week, including one between Thomas Schaaf’s Bremen and lackadaisical Schalke. Schalke was anything but careless last week though as they beat Hoffenheim 3-0. The goals came late but the goal saw them remain in fourth place. They play a Bremen side which picked up a draw against a good Mainz side.
Schalke’s main rivals for the... Read the rest of the article »
The Bundesliga’s Match-day 27 could see the crowning of an old, yet new, champion. During this weekend, the race for fourth place might just have to take a back seat.
The Big Ones
Borussia Dortmund has a great record against most rivals. In recent seasons, they have been able to bat away every domestic opponent rather easily. The only team to not have suffered a loss to Dortmund last season was VfB Stuttgart. Incidentally, during this huge week for German football, BVB travels to Stuttgart.
A 4-4 draw between these two teams was one of the highlights... Read the rest of the article »