MD34 – Bundesliga inevitability as Bayern win seventh in a row

The Bundesliga is over, and what a season it has been! On matchday 34, Bayern beat Frankfurt 5-1 to lift the title for the seventh year in a row, whilst Leverkusen beat Hertha by the same scoreline to secure Champions League football for the next campaign.

The Bundesliga Diaries Editorial – Match Day 34

​It may have gone down to the final day, but result was the same as ever: Bayern are Champions! And, on the day, they never looked like losing, failing to lead for just seven minutes of their match with Eintracht Frankfurt. Kingsley Coman opened the scoring early on and, despite Sebastien Haller’s equalizer, Bayern’s eventual victory […]

The Bundesliga Diaries Editorial – Match Day 33

For the first time since 2010, the Bundesliga title race will be decided on the final day. That is mainly down to Bayern’s 0-0 draw at RB Leizpig. The Bavarians were the better side, but they were unable to break down a defence that has conceded just 27 goals all year. Leon Goretzka looked to […]

The Bundesliga Diaries Editorial – Match Day 32

The title race has gripped Bundesliga fans throughout the year, with Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund going head to head to see who will lift the trophy in May. However, after nine months of intense action, the race has been all but run, thanks to a contrasting matchday 32 for the two. Bayern were up […]

The Bundesliga Diaries Editorial – Match Day 31

Revenge is best served cold. Schalke fans still remember Borussia Dortmund ending their title hopes in 2007, with BVB beating them on the penultimate day of the season to effectively hand the Bundesliga to eventual winners VfB Stuttgart. On Saturday, however, they got their own back, putting a terrible season behind them to beat Lucien Favre’s […]

MD30 – Bremen draw blank for first time this season as Bayern preserve one-point lead

It has been a while, but Dortmund finally looked impressive again as they beat Freiburg 4-0. Bayern don’t have it so easy, but still get all three points against Bremen, who fail to score for the first time in 30 Bundesliga games. In our In Depth section, we discuss Hertha Berlin’s decision to part ways with manager Pal Dardai, who will leave the club at the end of the season.

The Bundesliga Diaries Editorial – Match Day 30

Strong runs after the winter break are becoming something of a Julian Nagelsmann speciality. Last year, an impressive second half of the season put Hoffenheim in the Champions League spots come the end of the campaign, and they may again be making a late push for what would be a third top four finish in […]