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Porto may appear to already have one foot in the UCL semi-finals, but they will have to be wary of a wounded Bayern Munich as they take on the Bundesliga champions on Tuesday, April 21st. Read on to find live TV listings & online streaming options for Bayern Munich vs. Porto.
Simply put, not many would have expected Bayern Munich to be the side facing a possible early exit from the Champions League. Although the Portuguese giants are no slouch themselves, die Roten players and their supporters did not anticipate finding themselves 3-1 behind after the first leg with a mountain to climb at the Allianz Arena.
Statistically, the odds are not in favour of the Bundesliga... Read the rest of the article »
Speaking to Bild, the honorary Bayern president said it was too early to call the Spanish boss a failure, whilst also backing the Bundesliga champions for a spot in the semis.
Pep Guardiola is undergoing the toughest test to his Bayern Munich career. After falling to a surprise 3-1 loss at the hands of Porto in the Champions League quarter-final, the Bavarians medical crew quit the club after they felt they were singled out and unfairly blamed for the defeat.
Furthermore, the Bundesliga holders are suffering of an injury crisis that will see Arjen Robben, Franck... Read the rest of the article »
Viewed by some as favourites in this year's UCL, Bayern Munich were dealt a huge blow as Porto outclassed them 3-1 in the first leg. Do die Roten have any shot of progressing to the final four?
After conquering fellow Bundesliga outfit Borussia Dortmund in a historic all-German final in May 2013, Bayern Munich, like legions of other sides, attempted to successfully defend their Champions League crown. Unfortunately for die Roten, now under the guidance of world-renowned tactician Pep Guardiola, their dreams were shattered in a fashion that their followers never would have envisioned.
Indeed... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish coach will determine who will play against Porto one hour before the game starts, due to the constant injuries suffered by his players.
Even though he feels optimistic about the team's chances of progressing, Bayern Munich's coach Pep Guardiola knows the responsibility he has while coaching the German champions. According to the Spanish manager, the team must fight until the end to achieve what everyone hopes from them, since winning only local tournaments is not enough for a top team such as the Bavarian.
"I am completely... Read the rest of the article »
Following their defeat vs Porto in the UCL mid-week, an injury ravaged Bayern now will turn their attention back to the Bundesliga as they travel to face Hoffenheim on Saturday, April 19th. Check out some online streaming & live TV listings options for Hoffenheim vs. Bayern Munich.
When the UCL draw was announced last month, Bayern Munich and their fans were feeling awfully confident. Having avoided the La Liga duo Barcelona and Real Madrid - the latter of whom dumped them out of the tournament last season - die Roten captain Phillip Lahm uttered a statement that he may be really thinking over now:
"There are trickier opponents [than Porto] but they have shown their... Read the rest of the article »
It hasn't been an easy week for some of Bundesliga's top teams, with shocking results and with equally surprising resignations.
The German top flight has been considered lately as one of the most consistent in European football. Backed by its economical infrastructure, its teams often fight for the top European cups, and the most powerful sides are frequently involved in some of the best player's transfer rumors. But this week, things turned dramatically against some of their teams, and questions are still waiting to be answered.... Read the rest of the article »
He felt he was blamed for the Bayern's loss against Porto on Wednesday. He has worked with Germany's national team and with Usain Bolt.
After 38 years in the role of doctor for Bayern Munich, Hans-Wilhelm Muller-Wohlfahrt has decided to resign from his position. He felt that he was being blamed for Bayern's 3-1 loss against Porto early this week in the Champions League.
"For unexplained reasons, it was the medical department that was chiefly blamed for the defeat," Muller-Wolfhard said.
The 72-year old... Read the rest of the article »
Guardiola's men were defeated by a well-positioned Portuguese side, and will have to win at least 2-0 to make it to the semi-finals
It seemed like Bayern's worst nightmares were put together in one game. With a surprising midfield display, FC Porto beat the odds and gave Bayern a reality check, handing them a 3-1 loss that leaves the German side in serious danger of not making the semi-finals. Quaresma's brace and a late goal by Jackson Martinez kept the Portuguese side's unbeaten streak going, while Guardiola may be wondering... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern will face Porto at the Estádio Do Dragão in the first leg of the Champions League Quarter-Final on Wednesday, the 15th of April. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Porto vs Bayern below.
Bayern have suffered just a single defeat in their last five matches despite an injury crisis which has taken the Bavarians by storm. Guardiola is currently without the services of key men including the likes of Arjen Robben (stomach), Medhi Benatia (hamstring), Franck Ribery (ankle), Bastian Schweinsteiger (illness), David Alaba and Javi Martinez (both knee).
The injury plague his side has... Read the rest of the article »
The teams that beat Pep Guardiola's side end up winning the tournament. Bayern's injured list is not an excuse for Pep.
Pep Guardiola knows his team is the favorite to win the series against Porto, not only because his team is better, but because his record in Champions League quarter-finals also says so. He
Pep has only lost ten games out of the 71 UCL matches he has coached with Barcelona and Bayern Munich. He has never lost a quarter-final draw. Pep’s teams historically make it at least to the semi-finals.
In... Read the rest of the article »
Ahead of Porto's quarter-finals first leg clash with Bayern Munich, we take an interesting look at the history between the two sides and their respective managers.
Given their good run so far in this season's UEFA Champions League, it almost seemed unavoidable that Porto would have to eventually come up against a team that many would want to steer clear of. Although they were dumped out of the tournament last season by a rampant Real Madrid, Bayern Munich are nonetheless still viewed by most as one of the favourites to win it this year.
Unfortunately... Read the rest of the article »
Frankfurt will travel to Bayern on April 11th for their 28th fixture of the 2014-15 Bundesliga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Bayern vs Frankfurt below.
Eintracht Frankfurt, eighth under the guidance of the attack-minded Thomas Schaaf and usually led by the evergreen Alexander Meier, will take on first placed Bayern. Bayern is no less than 32 points above Frankfurt. They have overcome two tough teams this week already. The Bavarians beat Dortmund using a cat and mouse gameplan (they waited for Dortmund to take the bait) 1-0. They then beat a very... Read the rest of the article »
El central alemán estuvo en la mira del equipo azulgrana el año pasado, pero la operación no fructificó debido al alto costo de la misma.
El interés del Barcelona por renovar su plantilla de centrales no ha cesado, y nuevamente intentarían fichar al defensor alemán Jerome Boateng el próximo verano. De acuerdo a medios españoles, los culés podrían empezar a negociar con el Bayern Munich a razón de 35 millones de euros, cantidad que ya fuera rechazada por los germanos antes del inicio... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern will travel to Bayer 04 Leverkusen on April 8th for their quarterfinal fixture of the 2014-15 DFB Pokal. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Bayer 04 Leverkusen vs Bayern below.
Following a rather tactically astute victory over Borussia Dortmund, Bayern will take on another team which likes to press incessantly in Leverkusen. Leverkusen is in better form than Dortmund currently, having won their last five on the trot in the Bundesliga. They are more incisive with their passing in the final third than the Ruhr side. Bayern will also have to watch out for the likes Hakan... Read the rest of the article »
They were together in Bayern Munich from 2009 to 2011. Real Madrid made a serious offer in 2009 that Bayern executives convinced him to refuse.
His success may be indisputable, but Franck Ribery claims that Louis van Gaal as a person is a bad man. The French player revealed how the Dutch manager and him just couldn’t get along at Bayern Munich between 2009-2011.
'When he started, nobody knew what was going to happen,” Ribery said.
Ribery claimed that he was not the only one who had problems with Van Gaal. The... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern will travel to Dortmund on April 4th for their 27th fixture of the 2014-15 Bundesliga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern München below.
31 points separate them; yet the glamor of the rivalry does not fade. Borussia Dortmund, on their best day, have exactly what it takes to upset Bayern. They would do well to take a tip or two from Borussia Mönchengladbach as well. Gladbach defended as a unit and took every chance they got to attack Bayern. The counterattack worked to perfection (with a little help from Manuel Neuer... Read the rest of the article »
Robert Lewandowski and Mario Götze must shine for Bayern against BVB this weekend.
In the first leg against Shakhtar Donetsk in the Round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League, Bayern limped to a 0-0 draw. The result was the second surprise of the day. The first surprise was the exclusion of their new star striker, Robert Lewandowski, from the starting lineup. Lewandowski came in to Bayern in mid 2014 on a free transfer. To accommodate him, the dogmatic but hard working Mario Mandzukic... Read the rest of the article »
Although Borussia Dortmund vs. Bayern Munich will have no impact on the title, expect Germany's version of "El Clasico" to be as entertaining as ever.
As any football fan is well aware, each and every league around the world has those games at least once a season that are the "ones not to miss". In some cases, they are called derbies - just look at the Manchester derby between Manchester United and Manchester City, or a London derby between Chelsea and Tottenham, Arsenal and Chelsea, and the like. For Serie A fans, Italy provides its fair... Read the rest of the article »
Borussia Dortmund will welcome league leaders Bayern Munich to the Westfalenstadion as Bundesliga fans anticipate an exciting
The most popular fixture in German football has seemingly lost its charm as the league leaders take on a side which is currently tenth in the league table. The clash which has in the past resulted in being a title decider will not hold much importance this time around.
The Bavarians sit comfortable at the top and look certain to defend their title. Dortmund on the other hand have massively underachieved... Read the rest of the article »
From lack of money to lack of opportunities cause players to betray teams. 2 current Bayern players have played for Dortmund.
There have been players that have switched from Barcelona to Real Madrid and vice versa, the same thing happens between players of Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich. It is one of the most important games in the Bundesliga.
One of the most recent examples is Mario Gotze. The current Bayern player was with Dortmund from 2009 to 2013 after spending his early years with the youth academy. Then... Read the rest of the article »