Tag Archives: Bastian Schweinsteiger

Sun and Mirror denied after calling Schweinsteiger a “pig”

by Susie Schaaf

While @MirrorFootball ‘s Twitter byline says: “We’ll Tweet what we want / We’ll Tweet what we want / We’re @MirrorFootball / And we’ll Tweet what we want”, they, along with the Sun, won’t be doing any tweeting or reporting from Bayern Munich’s second-leg Champions League encounter with Manchester United on Wednesdayas both English rags have been denied credentials […]

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Much Ado About Something: Fans hate Rooney’s dive; why doesn’t UEFA?

by Randall Hauk

Yes, Wayne Rooney dived. And, yes, the smirk on Wayne Rooney’s face certainly seemed to sheepishly indicate he knew he was getting away with it. Bastian Schweinsteiger was understandably displeased with Rooney’s actions, probably even before he was awarded his second yellow of the match and realizing he would miss next week’s return leg in […]

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Bayern KO Arsenal’s Champions League Hopes

by Daniel Jefferson

Arsenal’s brave attempts to progress in the Champions League were in vain as a spirited performance was just not quite enough to beat reigning European Champions, Bayern Munich. Bayern asserted their dominance early as the first chance fell to the hosts. It was from midfield maestro, Bastian Schweinsteiger but his tame effort was easily saved […]

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Top 25 Bundesliga Players 2012/13: 10 – 6

by Bundesliga Fanatic Staff

In Part IV of our Top 25 Bundesliga Players of the season, we profile the league’s outstanding goalkeeper, Dortmund’s prodigal son, the league’s two midfield maestros and a player who went from one of the most beloved figures in football to one of the most controversial. See the rest of the list here. 10.  Rene […]

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Bayern Munich 6 – 1 VfL Wolfsburg: Bayern Book their Spot in DFB Pokal Final

by Gerry Wittmann

A Bayern Munich advance to the DFB Pokal final against a very mediocre Wolfsburg squad promised to be as inevitable as tomorrow’s sunrise.  Bayern Munich’s quest for the treble and a 16th DFB Pokal title successfully continued Tuesday evening, ending in a convincing 6-1  Pokal semifinal win at the Allianz Arena.  The Bavarians will play […]

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Bayern Munich are Bundesliga Champions !!!

by Mark Lovell

Bayern Munich were crowned Bundesliga champions for the first time since 2009/10 after a hard-fought 1-0 victory over 5th placed Eintracht Frankfurt in the Commerzbank Arena. The Bavarians romp to the title has been well documented from their opening day away success at relegation-bound Furth to last week’s 9-2 demolition of Hamburg (HSV). The Reds […]

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Germany Get Deserved Win Over Kazakhstan

by Mark Lovell

Germany extended their lead at the top of World Cup Qualifying Group C with a comfortable 3-0 win in Kazakhstan on Friday evening – the very same scoreline achieved on their previous visit in 2010. The trickiest part of the trip to the former Soviet republic may have been actually getting to the world’s ninth […]

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VfL Wolfsburg 0 – 2 FC Bayern Münich: A Many Trick Pony

by Travis Timmons

VfL Wolfsburg gave its own fans and haters of FC Bayern Münich hope for about the first thirty minutes in their home match at the Volkswagen Arena. But thirty minutes of hope is certainly not enough to take even a point from Bayern at this stage in Die Roten‘s Rückrunde victory tour as presumptive Bundesliga […]

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Hamburg 0 – 3 Bayern München – Fink’s tactical slip up sets up another Bayern rout

by Cristian Nyari

Bayern extended their lead atop the Bundesliga standings with another dominant display in Hamburg.  A diving header from Bastian Schweinsteiger, a cheeky goal from a tight angle from Thomas Müller and a trademark hammer from Toni Kroos gave Bayern their first win in Hamburg since 2006.  After their first league loss to Leverkusen last week, […]

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Superheroes of FC Hollywood: Part One

by Muhammad Mustafa Tousif

Superheroes of FC Hollywood: Part One Bayern Munich, the most successful club in Germany and one of the elite forces in Europe is the hub of some of the greatest players football has ever seen. During the 1990’s the club was nicknamed as FC Hollywood due to some of the players off the pitch stories. […]

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