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Bavarian Podcast Works: Postgame Show — Eintracht Frankfurt 0-1 Bayern Munich (Ruckrunde)

We discuss the aftermath of Bayern Munich’s clutch 1-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt this weekend.

Eintracht Frankfurt v FC Bayern München - Bundesliga Photo by Joosep Martinson/Bundesliga/Bundesliga Collection via Getty Images

Bayern Munich have finally played a good game! Shockingly, the performance came against Eintracht Frankfurt away, a fixture which has given the Bavarians some significant issues in the past. With multiple players including Thomas Muller still out, this could’ve been a chance for the Eagles to smash and grab three points from the Rekordmeister. Bayern didn’t let that happen though, and even managed to get a clean sheet for their efforts.

Here are our talking points from the game:

  • What was the formation Nagelsmann used today? Was it a 4-2-3-1 or something else?
  • The paradoxical nature of the defense today — setup vs performance.
  • A full midfield review, including Joshua Kimmich’s great game and a potential future between him and Musiala in a pivot.
  • So it turns out you don’t need 20 attackers to create chances. Who knew?
  • Robert Lewandowski’s role compared to usual + Kingsley Coman and Leroy Sane as attackers.
  • How Julian Nagelsmann can build on this performance in the coming games.
  • Why an unglamorous win was a step in the right direction for Bayern Munich.

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