Bastian Schweinsteiger announces retirement from football
09 October 2019 | 10:52 am
The former World Cup winner and Bayern Munich captain has called time on an illustrious career. German national team coach Joachim Löw has paid tribute to 'one of Germany's greatest ever players.'
5 Apr 2018
The 28th German league title is in sight. Bayern Munich have key players at both ends of the pitch.
24 Apr 2018
Former Bayern Munich and Germany midfielder Lothar Matthaus believe the UEFA Champions League semi-final tie between his old club and Real Madrid is a 50/50 affair.
26 Apr 2018
Holders Real Madrid came from a goal down to snatch a precious 2-1 victory at wasteful Bayern Munich on Wednesday (April 25) and carry a considerable advantage into their Champions League semi-final second leg in Spain.
27 Apr 2018
Bayern Munich is dominating the Bundesliga, but Real Madrid has shown them their limits in the Champions League. Days before they travel to Madrid for the second leg, they face another challenge: a clash with their future coach.
7 Jan 2019
Club executive Hasan Salihamidzic said the football star used language "a role model and Bayern player must never use." Ribery had posted a foul-mouthed response to criticism he received for having a golden steak.
26 Jan 2019
Niko Kovac's side have recovered from their autumn crisis and are preparing their assualt on Borussia Dortmund. But the Black & Yellows have stolen a march on the Bavarians, both on and off the pitch.
4 Feb 2019
A stunning Leon Bailey freekick was the catalyst for Bayer Leverkusen's 3-1 win over Bayern Munich on Saturday. Even more worryingly for the champions, Leverkusen's lineup and attitude showed they weren't at all scared.
10 Feb 2019
The biggest football clubs enjoy consistent success partly because they adapt. After the team started to look a little stale, Bayern Munich have been quick to change, with teenager Jann-Fiete Arp the latest to sign up.
23 Feb 2019
The second of three Anglo-German Champions League ties begins on Tuesday with a clash of two of Europe's biggest beasts. Ahead of the game, DW takes a look at the on-pitch battles that will define the big last-16 clash.
13 Mar 2019
Robert Lewandowski has been in top goalscoring form but came up short against Liverpool in the first leg of the Champions League last 16. Bayern Munich needs their frontman at his best to keep their European hopes alive.
6 Apr 2019
At the first sign of real threat to their domestic dominance, Bayern Munich are splashing out to rejuvenate their squad. But, ahead of the critical clash against Borussia Dortmund, have they got the right coach in place?
26 May 2019
Bayern Munich have beaten RB Leipzig 3-0 in the German Cup on the back of goals from Robert Lewandowski and Kingsley Coman. Bayern thus secure the league and cup double, despite their shaky start to the season.
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