Posts Tagged ‘Bayern Munich’

FRANZ BECKENBAUER, LOTHAR MATTHÄUS, OTHERS, MAKE BALLON D’OR DREAM TEAM

Sunday, January 17th, 2021

 

To the delight of Franz Beckenbauer, he was named in the all-time Ballon d’Or Dream Team that was released earlier this week. He was joined by his fellow Bayern Munich legend Lothar Matthäus.


Current Bayern Munich players who can already be considered as the club’s greats Robert Lewandowski and Manuel Neuer were also this week named as both the best striker and goalkeeper in the world at the Awards ceremony organized by FIFA. (more…)

GERMAN FOOTBALL FACE ROW REGARDING GOALKEEPING POSITION

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

Bayern Munich chief UliHoeness has threatened the German FA that the club could refuse to release players for international call-up due to the goalkeeping row. Barcelona stopper Marc Andre TerStegen caused a stir last month suggesting that he deserves a shot at the number one position.

There has been this consensus in Germany that current number one Manuel Neuer is old and past it. Neuer has suffered a series of injuries in the past few seasons and has not looked like the stopper who was universally regarded as the best stopper. He also has excellent footwork and is a good one on one stopper.

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BAYERN’S LEWANDOWSKI IS CREAM OF THE CROP

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

Robert Lewandowski scored twice on his 100th Bundesliga appearance with Bayern Munich as his side thrashed Mainz. The Poland striker has scored 82 goals in the league since signing on a free from Borussia Dortmund in 2014. The prolific Polish striker reached a century of outings in the German top-flight on Saturday, and marked the occasion with a brace against Mainz.

The Poland international has been prolific throughout his time in Germany, having previously starred for four years at Borussia Dortmund.
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