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Daily Schmankerl: Bayern looking at Lukas Klostermann and Odisseas Vlachodimos; Dortmund on Better Call Saul; and MORE!

It’s Match Day 5 and Bayern Munich is looking good for its match with FC Augsburg!

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Niko Kovac downplays Bayern Munich’s perfect record

The boss is calm and cool ahead of a grueling stretch of matches for Bayern Munich starting on Tuesday.

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How will Bayern Munich line up against Augsburg?

Apparently it will be all about rotation this time.

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James Rodriguez is key for Bayern Munich in Tolisso’s extended absence

James can and should be a pivotal player in Bayern’s midfield this season, especially with the injuries to both Tolisso and Coman.

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Five Observations from Matchday 4 in the Bundesliga

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Bayern Munich has three players loaned out to clubs in the Bundesliga and 2.Bundesliga. Follow their progression.

That was a demonstration of power: Reactions to Bayern Munich vs Schalke 04

Leon Goretzka enjoyed his homecoming in Gelsenkirchen, certainly more than his former teammates did.

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WIth an "English" week on the horizon, there is no rest for the weary.

Four observations from Bayern Munich’s 2-0 win over Schalke 04

Tactics and Bayern’s impressive attack

Match Awards from Bayern’s convincing 2-0 victory over Schalke

It was a strong effort from a host of Bayern players; none of whom was really worse than "good" today.

Bayern Munich cruise past Schalke 2-0

James Rodriguez and Robert Lewandowski grabbed goals to put Bayern back at the top of the table, which Schalke dead last on zero points.

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Tedesco looking to rally after inauspicious start to season

Bayern Munich should prepare for a fight at the Veltins Arena.

UEFA finds Germany more qualified than Turkey to host Euro 2024

The DFB should be a little relieved by UEFA's evaulation. But in the end, will Philipp Lahm and co. be able to bring the Euro home?

Rotation, possession, defense: Kovac’s tactics to beat Bayern Munich’s injuries

Bayern Munich have lost three key players to injury this season, and head coach Niko Kovac has adjusted his tactical plans accordingly.

How will Bayern Munich line up against Schalke?

It’s time to get Tedesco that little bit closer to getting fired.

Daily Schmankerl: Meet the Mia San Milwaukee Fan Group; Bayern may be next on All or Nothing (!?); and MORE!

It’s a busy time for Bayern Munich and they’ll finish off this hectic week with Leon Goretzka visiting his old team in Gelsenkirchen tomorrow.

Bayern Munich Transfer News and Rumors

Niklas Süle sympathizes with Corentin Tolisso’s ACL tear

Bayern Munich’s Niklas Süle reflected on his own difficult experiences after tearing his ACL in 2014 when he was with TSG Hoffenheim.

Thomas Müller grabbed his 100th UCL cap on Wednesday

The Bavarian walked into Estádio da Luz to kick the ball for the 100th time in the UCL; what makes it more beautiful is that after all these years, the color of his shirt still remains the same. The Raumdeuter is a true Bavarian.

Bayern fans clash with Lisbon police

Reports say there were incidents between Bayern supporters and local police in Lisbon.

Daily Schmankerl: The aftermath of Bayern-Benfica; Tuchel and Henrique are already feuding; and MORE!

It may be the day after a Champions League tilt, but there is no rest for the weary as Bayern will have to start gearing up for Schalke!

Champions League Day 2: Pretenders and Contenders

In a day that had soccer fans around the world salivating, the giants of the game did not disappoint.

Rummenigge and Salihamidzic respond to Jerome Boateng’s criticism

KHR was characteristically diplomatic in his response to Boateng’s suggestion that the club failed to support him amid claims that he was not focused on his game. Brazzo was somewhat more irritated.

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Match awards from Bayern’s 2-0 victory over Benfica

It was a triumphant return for Benfica’s Prodigal Son.

Three observations from Bayern Munich’s 2-0 victory over Benfica

It was a magical day for Renato Sanches, but he has Niko Kovac to thank for creating the magic in Bayern’s midfield.

Full time: Bayern Munich beat Benfica 2-0 in Renato Sanches’s homecoming

The Benfica fans gave their son a standing ovation for a magical goal against his home club.

Niko Kovac says Lionel Messi is the best, pegs Real Madrid to go far in the Champions League

Kind words for Messi and Real Madrid from the Bayern Munich boss.

Boateng questions silence of Özil’s Germany teammates, seeks meeting with Bayern leaders over “lack of focus”

Jerome Boateng speculated that Özil’s teammates feared angering German fans and rejected criticism from Bayern Munich’s leaders that he is not focused on his sport.

Champions League Day 1: Pretenders and Contenders

Following the first day of Champions League action this writer can’t help but overreact.

Daily Schmankerl: Pep wants Toni Kroos; Renato Sanches highlights; UEFA Youth League lineups; and MORE!

It’s a Champions League game day!!!

Kingsley Coman’s injury worse than first thought, will miss the rest of 2018

It’s gotten to the point where we’re numb to this.

Kicker: Bayern Munich actually fouled less often than several Bundesliga clubs

Bayern Munich is not the most frequently fouled team in the Bundesliga, but the fouls they have received have been unusually harsh.