Tag: Bayern Munich
Bayern's victory over Hannover was not as easy as the scoreline suggests even with the visitors going down to 10 men.
James Rodriguez should leave Bayern Munich in order to play more football, says former captain Stefan Effenberg.
The result leaves Bayern top on 71 points with Borussia Dortmund in second place on 69.
His form has also earned him comparisons with Bayern's superstar keeper, with Bild newspaper nicknaming Nuebel "mini-Neuer".
Bayern are leading the Bundesliga and have a chance for the double when they meet Leipzig in the German Cup final.
Franck Ribery is expected to end his 12-year Bayern Munich career at the end of this season.
Pizzaro has played in more German Cup finals than anyone.
Renato Sanches says he wants to play more footie and not just be a substitute.
"It would have been nice if we had taken more of our chances, but we deserved to win," Bayern coach Niko Kovac was quoted as saying.
However, the Bayern president suggested that Bayern may break that 100 million euros figure in the future.
The injury-prone Neuer will miss at least their next two league games as reserve keeper Sven Ulreich steps up.
Despite more than 60% possession, Bayern Munich struggled at times with an agile and hard-working Duesseldorf defence.
Dortmund were crushed 5-0 by Bayern and dropped a point behind the champions in the standings.
In 14 years at the club, Kahn won eight Bundesliga titles, six German Cups and two European finals.
The pressure on Niko Kovac appeared to ease as Bayern regained their top spot, but the club's CEO blames him for Bayern's troubles earlier in the season.
Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke admitted Dortmund were now underdogs, but insisted that his team could bounce back.
Bayern Munich won an impressive 5-0 against Borussia Dortmund when they exploded into full throttle.
Dortmund have recovered from their slump in the past two months, earning last-gasp victories in their last two matches.
Bayern came up tops in the nine-goal thriller thanks to their Polish striker.
Bayern Munich is expected to stroll into the semi-finals when they host FC Heidenheim on Wednesday evening.
The Bavarians, with 17 goals in their previous three league games, hit the woodwork in stoppage time but were left on 61 points, two behind Dortmund whom they play next week.
With Bayern and Dortmund separated only by goal difference at the top of the table, it promises to be a nervy few weeks for the reigning champions.
Bayern coach Kovac did not specify where he would play the Frenchman next season.
In his 10 years at the club, Robben has become a Bayern legend, scoring 143 goals in 305 appearances and winning 11 domestic titles.