Following a two week break that the squad desperately needed, Bayern Munich enter the final set of games more or less refreshed. With just three points needed to become champions, the team could even go into this game with the Meisterschale already in their hands — at the time of writing this into, RB Leipzig have not yet faced Borussia Dortmund, but their game happens before Bayern’s.
Should Leipzig lose, the result of this game becomes irrelevant. However, that doesn’t mean that there’s nothing else to play for. Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Muller are both chasing personal records — Lewy looking to beat Gerd Muller’s legendary 40 goal season, while Thomas wants to better his own Bundesliga assist record from last year.
Meanwhile, Hansi Flick, David Alaba, Jerome Boateng, and Javi Martinez will all be seeing the touchline for the final few games of their Bayern journey. The four of them have done a lot for this club, and seeing them leave will mark the end of yet another era at Bayern. Let’s hope the team can vanquish the Foals and get back to winning ways this week.
It’s Bayern time.
Location: Allianz Arena, Munich, Germany
Time: 6:30 pm local time, 12:30 pm EST
Tips for commenting:
- If you’re a new member, feel free to introduce yourself. We’re
mostlyvery friendly! Also, we’re from all parts of the world so don’t feel shy if you’re from a country that doesn’t seem represented on the blog.
- SBN is a little slow to show new comments. Refresh the page regularly to keep up with the discussion, especially after goals.
- The goal celebrations are for everyone to participate in! Even if you’re lagging behind the others, keep replying to the most recent call of the player’s name. Even if you missed the first call, just start from the second, and so on.
- While swearing is allowed within reason, please be polite to your fellow posters and avoid gratuitous obscenities. Racist, homophobic, and misogynistic language is not allowed whatsoever.
Check out our beginners thread if you have any more questions. That’s about it. Auf geht’s!
Looking for an unending well of Bayern Munich content? Sign up for an SBNation account and join the conversation on Bavarian Football Works. Whether it’s full match coverage and analysis, breaking news or something completely different, we have it all.