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BFW Weekend and Midweek Warmups

Get ready for Bayern Munich games with our warmup columns that feature commentary on the Bavarians, sports in general, pop culture, and MORE!

Weekend Warm-up: Conflicting stories on Bayern Munich’s pursuit of Sasa Kalajdzic cause confusion; How would Sadio Mane fit at Bayern?; Throwing it back to Glasvegas; Stranger Things, Obi-Wan Kenobi previewed; & MORE!

The weekend is here...are you ready?

Weekend Warm-up: If Robert Lewandowski leaves Bayern Munich, missing on Erling Haaland hurts badly; Bundesliga predictions; A final take on Ozark; A little Tom Petty dedicated to Phillip Quinn; and MORE!

What a week…

Weekend Warm-up: Where does Bayern Munich need the most help?; An entertainment rundown; Throwing it back to Bell X1; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Are you ready for Bayern Munich vs. VfB Stuttgart?

Weekend Warm-up: How much longer will Jamal Musiala be happy as a backup at Bayern Munich?; Throwing it back to Big Country; Bundesliga predictions; Talk Ozark and Better Call Saul here; and MORE!

Here we go! Bayern Munich vs. Mainz 05 this weekend! Are you ready?

Weekend Warm-up: Things will look different in 2022/23 for Bayern Munich; Throwing it back to Skid Row; Bundesliga predictions; Better Call Saul was great; and MORE!

Der Klassiker is here...are you ready?

Weekend Warm-up: Bayern Munich’s loss to Villarreal raised a lot of questions, but Julian Nagelsmann should have the answers; Bayern getting the double from a Dutch club?; Bundesliga predictions; Throwing it back to Alice in Chains; and MORE!

Let’s get ready for the weekend together.

Weekend Warm-up: Hansi Flick is pushing Germany to greatness; Everything is looking up for Bayern Munich’s Alphonso Davies; Bundesliga predictions; Appreciating “Head Right” by Wilderado; and MORE!

Here we go! The weekend is here.

Weekend Warm-up: Bayern Munich’s right-back options are clearing up, but all have issues; Is Kai Havertz Germany’s future at striker?; Throwing it back to The Slits; and MORE!

Are you ready for the weekend?

Weekend Warmup: Bayern Munich won’t die without Robert Lewandowski, but it wouldn’t be easy to compete in Europe without him; Throwing it back to Filter; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Finally...the weekend.

Weekend Warm-up: Should Bayern Munich go full Leeroy Jenkins (!?) with its defense next season or is there another option?; Getting psyched for Obi-Wan Kenobi; Bundesliga predictions; Throwing it back to The Pogues; and MORE!

Ladies and gentleman...the Weekend (Warm-up)!

Weekend Warm-up: Is there a communication breakdown at Bayern Munich?; Throwing it back to Simple Minds; Bundesliga predictions; Lamenting HBO’s old decision to can Carnivale; and MORE!

Here we go! Bayern Munich vs. Bayer Leverkusen this weekend!

Weekend Warm-up: Odds on Bayern Munich retaining Robert Lewandowski, Thomas Müller, Manuel Neuer, and others; Bundesliga and Champions League predictions; Throwing it back to The Toadies; and MORE!

Here we are! Finally...

Weekend Warm-up: Bayern Munich’s old men keep rolling, but for how much longer?; Cobra Kai season 4 reviewed; Throwing it back to The Talking Heads; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Bayern Munich vs. RB Leipzig...are you ready?

Weekend Warm-up: Bayern Munich’s options for Niklas Süle replacement becoming clear; Throwing it back to Freedy Johnston and Joan Jett (!?); Bayern’s campus is breeding optimism; and MORE!

This international break is probably more unfulfilling than most, eh?

Weekend Warm-up: Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski has a huge decision to make; Throwing it back to Stroke 9; What’s going on with Tanguy Nianzou; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Sunday games...ugh.

Weekend Warm-up: The show must go on for Bayern Munich; Bundesliga predictions; Throwing it back to Republica’s “Ready to Go”; Joshua Kimmich’s big return; and MORE!

Are you "ready to go"? BFW is.

Weekend Warm-up: Bayern Munich’s midseason awards; Some holiday music for your weekend; TV comedies to help you kill time; and MORE!

Enjoy the next few days...

Weekend Warm-up: A first half to remember for Bayern Munich — but the job is far from over; A throwback to “Cannonball” by The Breeders; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Bayern Munich will be looking to finish off the first half of the season with a strong showing against Wolfsburg.

Midweek Warm-up: Does Bayern Munich want Robert Lewandowski or Erling Haaland...let’s review; The time is now for Marc Roca; Bundesliga predictions; A throwback to Elastica’s “Connection”; and MORE!

A midweek match-up? Let’s do this!

Weekend Warm-up: The tricky situation between Bayern Munich and Kingsley Coman; Bayern should wear the Alps kits more; Throwing it back to Sponge; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Lets hope Mainz 05 does not have another trick up its sleeve this weekend.

Weekend Warm-up: The showdown between Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski vs. Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland is the show within the show; A throwback to Static-X; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Der Klassiker is here!

Weekend Warm-up: Can Bayern Munich overcome all of its off the field noise?; Throwing it back to Better Than Ezra; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Here we go! Another weekend is upon us.

Weekend Warm-up: Is Leon Goretzka Bayern Munich’s most important player?; One BFW staffer says it’s Alphonso Davies; Throwing it back to “Supersonic” by Oasis; and MORE!

Could Leon Goretzka be the straw that stirs Bayern Munich’s drink?

Weekend Warm-up: Return of the King — Could Bayern Munich bring Kingsley Coman back?; Throwing it back to Deep Purple; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

It’s time to wind down, right? Even Bayern Munich is taking a break after tomorrow.

Weekend Warm-up: Jamal Musiala’s curious lack of playing time with Bayern Munich; Throwing it back to Arcade Fire’s “Intervention”; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Here we go! Bayern Munich is traveling to take on Union Berlin...are you ready?

Weekend Warm-up: Bayern Munich’s rotation to be tested; Celebrating Tom Petty’s birthday; Bundesliga and DFB-Pokal predictions; and MORE!

It’s time for the weekend ... are you ready?

Weekend Warm-up: Is this Bayern Munich’s first big test under Julian Nagelsmann?; Throwing it back to Weezer; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Here we go...finally back to the Bundesliga.

Weekend Warm-up: Something feels different about this Bayern Munich squad; A quick review of The Many Saints of Newark; Throwing it back to the late 80s with Poison; and MORE!

Ladies and gentlemen...THE WEEKEND (Warm-up).

Weekend Warm-up: The sad tale of Bayern Munich’s Corentin Tolisso; A throwback to Matthew Sweet; Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

Another weekend is upon us. Are you ready for Bayern Munich vs. Eintracht Frankfurt?

Weekend Warm-up: Has Bayern Munich created a monster?; A throwback to “C’est la Vie” by Stereophonics; Bundesliga predictions; A quick look at that Timo Werner story; and MORE!

Another weekend is upon us...are you ready?

Weekend Warm-up: Bayern Munich should extend Niklas Süle; Are we sleeping on Chelsea’s Thomas Tuchel?; Metallica...and Alanis Morrisette (!?); Bundesliga predictions; and MORE!

The weekend cannot start fast enough.

Weekend Warm-up: Why Bayern Munich should pursue Chelsea’s Timo Werner; Bundesliga predictions; A throwback to Tears for Fears; and MORE!

Bayern Munich has RB Leipzig and FC Barcelona coming up...are you ready?

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