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In a study conducted by CIES Football Observatory, Barcelona ace Lionel Messi was named the best forward of 2015 in Europe's top leagues.
Lionel Messi has been 2015's most in-form striker, there is no doubting that. Despite his sluggish start to the season, the end of 2014 sparked a fire in the Argentine, and he has now been recognized for his efforts.
In a study conducted by CIES Football Observatory, which takes into consideration players' performances from January 1 onwards, the 27-year-old Barcelona ace was named the number... Read the rest of the article »
The Dutch star will not play with his National Team this week, and his presence with Bayern for their upcoming UCL matchup vs Porto is questionable.
Dutch international Arjen Robben left Sunday's game against Borussia Moenchengladbach with abdominal pains, and today the team's phisicians have revealed the player will be out for at least six weeks. If this forecast is correct, Robben may end up missing Bayern Munich's Champions League matchup against Porto.
Robben has been key to Bayern's Bundesliga season, topping the standings after 26... Read the rest of the article »
The German goalkeeper was a candidate in the most recent edition of the Ballon d'Or. It was his first big mistake since November 2013.
Manuel Neuer is without a doubt one of the best goalkeepers in the world right now. But last night in the game between Bayern and Borussia Monchengladbach, he showed us he also makes mistakes.
His brilliant saves with Germany and Bayern Munich made him a candidate to win the Ballon d’Or this past January. Some even gave him an edge to win it over Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.... Read the rest of the article »
Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid rematch highlights the match-ups for the upcoming UCL quarterfinals. Monaco returns to this stage for the first time in 11 years.
The UEFA Champions League draw has produced some interesting matchups. It is time to hear it from the players and staff about their reactions to the UCL Draw.
Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid is a rematch from last year’s final. When they met at Lisbon, Real Madrid made a late comeback winning La Decima 4-1. After that, the next six draws between both teams have favored Atletico. This secures... Read the rest of the article »
The result of the Champions League quarter-final draw will see a repeat of last season's final, with Barcelona paired against the Ligue 1 Champions.
The draw for the UEFA Champions League quarter-final stage has been complete, and just as the round of 16, it has produced some juicy encounters, and some rather mismatched ties.
Defending champions Real Madrid will face city rivals Atletico Madrid in a repeat of last season's final. Carlo Ancelotti's men have the advantage over Los Rojiblancos on the European stage, but Simeone's crew have... Read the rest of the article »
After 112 matches and 325 goals, the Champions League has reached its quarter-final stage. Here’s when and where to watch the Last 8 draw in live streaming on Friday, March 20, 2015.
Hard luck to English participants; there are none left! Liverpool exited the competition early as they failed to overcome Real Madrid and FC Basel in their group. Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester City all reached the Last 16 only to suffer heartbreaks.
The Blues lost 3-3 on aggregate as a resilient PSG – inspired by defenders Thiago Silva and David Luiz – stunned the home crowd at... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern will travel to Werder Bremen on March 14th for their 25th fixture of the 2014-15 Bundesliga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Werder Bremen vs Bayern below.
For Bayern, this match might finally provide a real test, a test which was supposed to come in midweek. Whether one agrees with the referee's decision or not, when a team as strong as Bayern plays against ten man opposition in the UEFA Champions League, they are bound to come out on top rather easily. This was exactly the case in the Allianz Arena on Wednesday as Bayern battered... Read the rest of the article »
Pep Guardiola's men took advantage of Oleksandr Kucher's early red card to attack the Ukrainians relentlessly.
Bayern Munich left no room for doubt regarding their chances to win the UEFA Champions League. After an early red card to Shakhtar's Oleksandr Kucher, the Bavarian side had a field day against the Ukrainian side, who were not able to score a single goal against Pep Guardiola's team in both legs of the series.
Thomas Müller scored the game's first goal after transforming the penalty kick... Read the rest of the article »
Shakhtar will travel to Bayern on March 10th for their Round of 16 second leg fixture of the 2014-15 UEFA Champions League season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Bayern vs Shakhtar below.
The air in Munich is already filled with tension as Bayern await the visit of the giants from Ukraine, Shakhtar. Bayern is no stranger to having to finish incomplete work in second legs. Their most recent problematic tie in the Round of 16 came in the 2011-12 season. Down 1-0 against Basel, the Bavarians had to turn the tie around or risk missing out on a home final. Bayern came back... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish coach knows that his job would be in jeopardy if the Bavarians fail the task of making it to the Champions League quarterfinals.
With their Round of 16 matchup even with a 0-0 score from the first leg, Spanish coach Jose Guardiola asked his players not to think too highly of themselves when they host Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday. The former Barcelona is aware of his opponent's strenghts, and wishes his players concentrate on tomorrow's match rather than thinking about what's next for them.
"Shakthar has the same... Read the rest of the article »
Guardiola has received close to 20 awards in just eight seasons as a coach. Bayern players are happy with their manager's philosophy.
Josep Guardiola’s success as a coach can match what he accomplished as a player and maybe even go beyond that. In the eight years the former Barcelona star has coached, he has won almost 20 awards as a manager.
While most of them come from his days with the Catalan club, today he is on the verge of winning a second Bundesliga title in the same amount of seasons with Bayern Munich. Players... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern will travel to Hannover 96 on March 7th for their 24th fixture of the 2014-15 Bundesliga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Hannover 96 vs Bayern below.
FC Bayern travel to Hannover, looking to continue their winning streak in the Bundesliga. Bayern's main focus however will be on an injury free ride against the struggling 96ers due to UEFA Champions League action in midweek. As things stand against Shakhtar currently, Bayern is exactly one away goal away from being knocked out of the competition (provided they do not score more... Read the rest of the article »
He scored a similar goal against Stuttgart not even a month ago. It opened the scoreboard just before halftime.
Bayern Munich is now in the German Cup quarterfinals after beating Eintracht Braunschweig 2-0 with goals of Mario Gotze and David Alaba. It is the great free kick goal by Alaba that has many people talking today.
The Austrian set the ball down for a free kick about 25 yards away from goal just before the break. He took four steps back and when he heard the whistle he fired over the defenders... Read the rest of the article »
The German defender stated that, even though he was 'honored' by the team's offer, he is not interested in playing for Los Blaugranas.
German defender Jerome Boateng revealed during an interview that Barcelona wanted to hire him after the past World Cup, but he did not look into the possibility since he is quite happy with the Bavarian club. The player, who signed with the German champions in 2011, wasn't really interested in leaving the club in which he wants to end his career.
"You have to be honored when a team such... Read the rest of the article »
Braunschweig will travel to Bayern Munich on March 4 for their Round of 16 fixture of the 2014-15 DFB Pokal. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Bayern vs Braunschweig below.
Matches against Köln rarely prove to be easy for Bayern and last weekend's encounter was no exception. The Bavarians came out flying at the start and broke down their visitors' rigid defense in minutes through a set piece. Bastian Schweinsteiger scored with his head following a corner. Franck Ribery then found a gap in the field which not many saw to score from distance. Bayern... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish manager won his first title with the Bavarian team in his first season. His contract expires in 2016.
Pep Guardiola just announced that he would stay with Bayern Munich longer than expected and that Manuel Pellegrini shouldn’t worry about him taking over next season. The Spanish manager has a contract with Bayern Munich until 2016.
“I have a contract with this wonderful club and aim to fulfill that. I have not received any offers,” Guardiola said.
After winning it all... Read the rest of the article »
Köln will travel to Bayern on February 27th for their 22nd fixture of the 2014-15 Bundesliga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Bayern Munich vs Köln below.
Thirteenth placed FC Köln will head to Bavaria to take on the team at the top of the table, Bayern. In the Bundesliga, after an edgy start following the winter break, Bayern have found their footing. They put eight goals past Hamburg and six past Paderborn. Yet, while those results are ones to be proud of, Bayern's tie in the UEFA Champions League is anything but settled against Shakhtar... Read the rest of the article »
An interesting transfer rumour has emerged concerning two top strikers, despite the summer window being months away.
Simply put, Manchester United loanee Radamel Falcao has failed to live up to expectations since making a much-anticipated move to Old Trafford last year.
The 29-year-old Colombian international was unfortunate to miss out on the World Cup due to a knee injury whilst playing for Monaco and since then has struggled to regain the same goal-scoring form whilst at Porto and Atletico Madrid that made... Read the rest of the article »
Bayern will travel to Paderborn on February 21st for their 22nd fixture of the 2014-15 Bundesliga season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Paderborn vs Bayern below.
A derby might be the perfect distraction for Bayern after a night to forget against Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine. Bayern were overwhelming favorites against the Ukrainian giants but failed to produce a spark. Pep Guardiola chose to play without a pure striker (Robert Lewandowski watched most of the match from the bench) and opted to start with Thomas Müller up front. If this plan was meant to confuse... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish midfielder was sent off after 65 minutes, and will not be able to play the second leg against the Ukrainian side.
Bayern Munich's complicated visit to Ukraine ended up with a 0-0 draw against Shakhtar, who were unable to capitalize on their home field advantage against Guardiola's men. The Bavarians enjoyed much of the game's possesion, but were also incapable of hurting Pyatov's net.
One of the most controversial calls by Spanish referee Undiano Mallenco was the red card handed to Xabi Alonso. The former... Read the rest of the article »