Bayern Munich vs. Union Berlin in the Bundesliga was called off due to the heavy snow that fell upon Munich, which would make it impossible for fans to travel to and from the Allianz Arena. It was decided that clearing the snow whilst trying to enjoy the day somehow is the way to go and that is what Thomas Müller and Dave the Horse did:
Thomas Müller on IG: Different Matchday ❄️⛄ Bundesliga afternoon on the couch pic.twitter.com/fuw44D86uZ— Bayern & Germany (@iMiaSanMia) December 2, 2023
The 34-year-old did work in the snow while Union’s players did an old-fashioned snowball battle in the streets of Munich (which Manuel Neuer repelled...don’t give him skis):
At least this snowfall wasn’t as bad as the 1962-1963 winter in the United Kingdom or the Big Freeze of 1963. It was so bad and pitches across the land were frozen solid that Halifax Town opened their ground to be a skating rink.
One player who did not enjoy the snow is Genki Haraguchi who, while playing for Hannover 96 against Bayer Leverkusen, saw his attempt on goal stop 0.3 meters from the line which allowed Die Werkself to clear it away: