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John Dillon is a senior editor at Bavarian Football Works. He served as its managing editor from January 2018 until October 2020. He joined the community as an ordinary commenter in November 2014. John speaks seven languages at varying degrees of proficiency, but is fluent in German and a lover of Bavarian dialect. He formerly lived in Munich, among other places across the globe. John works as a teacher and translator, when he is not playing like a big kid with his two boys.

Bayern Munich’s Leon Goretzka to miss RB Leipzig, out potentially weeks with ongoing knee pain

Bayern’s no. 8 has missed eight weeks on account of lingering tendon pain in his knee. His teammate Corentin Tolisso has flourished in his place in the meantime.

€1.8m in the black: Bayern Munich the only 2020/21 European league champ to turn a profit

While other European rivals at the top of their leagues suffered devastating losses, Bayern Munich managed to make a profit during the Coronavirus pandemic in 2020/21

Report: Bayern Munich will not make further transfers in the winter window

Sky Sport’s Florian Plettenberg says that the Bayern bosses are confident that the current squad can get the job done, despite the current Coronavirus situation.

BFW Exclusive — European football as seen from Leverkusen: An interview with Bayer 04 CEO Fernando Carro

Bayer 04 Leverkusen CEO Fernando Carro discusses the economic landscape of European football, the abortive European Super League, the Bundesliga, and how Bayer Leverkusen navigates this world while developing top talents.

Hit hard by COVID-19, Choupo-Moting likely out until the new year

Bayern Munich’s backup striker needs more time to recover from serious COVID-19 symptoms. Teammate Joshua Kimmich may be available against Mainz on Saturday.

Farce Football: Robert Lewandowski denied Ballon d’Or yet again—honored as “Striker of the Year”

Robert Lewandowski, and probably no Bundesliga player, will never be as good as Messi fans think their idol is in any given year.

Julian Nagelsmann: Objectivity lacking in outcry over Qatar at General Assembly

Bayern Munich’s head coach was escorted from the meeting room by security as order broke down.

Battleground: Bayern Munich general assembly ends in chaos over Qatar sponsorship

"Hainer out! Board out!" club members chanted as Bayern’s annual meeting ended in shouting and boos directed toward the club’s leaders.

Lewandowski wins prestigious Tuttosport 2021 Golden Player Award

Tuttosport’s distinguished jury, which includes numerous former champions, has distinguished Robert Lewandowski for the second year in a row.

Hermann Gerland: Bayern Munich and Germany must rethink youth training

After Germany’s u21 team was crushed 4-0 by Poland, the Tiger argues it is high time to get back to basics.