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Bayern Munich is a professional football team that is based in Munich, Germany and competes in the Bundesliga. They compete in the Allianz Arena and commonly go by the nickname The Bavarians. 

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Bayern Munich History

Bayern Munich was founded in 1900 by a group of young football players who wanted to create a club for the youth of Munich. The club quickly grew in popularity, and by the 1920s, Bayern Munich had become one of the top football teams in Germany. However, the club faced significant financial difficulties during the 1930s, and it was not until the 1960s that Bayern Munich began to re-emerge as a major football force.

In the 1970s, under the guidance of coach Udo Lattek, Bayern Munich enjoyed unprecedented success, winning three European Cups in a row (1974, 1975, and 1976) and establishing themselves as one of the top clubs in Europe. Since then, Bayern Munich has continued to dominate both domestically and internationally, winning numerous Bundesliga titles and Champions League trophies.

Who Owns Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich is owned primarily by the fans. Because of the Bundesliga 50+1 rule, the fans must be the majority owner of every club. Bayern Munich’s members own 75% of the club with Adidas, Allianz and Audi all also owning 8.3%. 

Bayern Munich Manager

Bayern Munich’s current manager is Thomas Tuchel. Thomas Tuchel spent his early career at German clubs FC Augsburg 2 and Mainz 05 before moving to Dortmund. There he won the DFB-Pokal and finished runner up in the Bundesliga. He then moved to PSG where he won the Ligue 1 twice, the Coupe De France, Coupe De La Ligue, the Trophee Des Champions twice and finished runners-up in the Champions League. After this he moved to Chelsea and won the Champions League as well as some other trophies such as the UEFA Super Cup and Fifa Club World Cup. He then moved to Bayern Munich, where he is now in the 2022-23 season and won the Bundesliga. This season he will be looking to retain the title and look to try and win the Champions League. 

Biggest Bayern Munich Transfers

Bayern Munich are one of the most successful clubs in the world and have as a result made some very big transfers. There biggest transfers are:

  • Harry Kane from Tottenham Hotspur for £100.00m
  • Lucas Hernandez from Atletico Madrid for £80.00m
  • Matthijs De Ligt from Juventus for £67.00m
  • Min-Jae Kim from SSC Napoli for £50.00m
  • Leroy Sane from Manchester City for £49.00m

There biggest departures have been:

  • Lucas Hernandez to Paris Saint-Germain for £45.00m
  • Robert Lewandowski to Barcelona for £45.00m
  • Douglas Costa to Juventus for £40.00m
  • Mats Hummels to Borussia Dortmund for £30.50m
  • Sadio Mane to Al-Nassr for £30.00m

Bayern Munich Drama

Bayern Munich’s previous manager Julian Nagelsmann was fired due to off the field reasons. He had a good start to the season however he started a relationship with reporter Lena Wurzenberger which lost the trust of the Bayern Munich dressing room. Lena Wurzenberger was taken off of Bayern Munich’s reporting duty however even still Bayern Munich players felt that they couldn’t communicate what they were thinking without everything ending up in the newspaper. 

Who Plays For Bayern Munich Now

Bayern Munich have a world class squad full of incredible players. In goal they have legendary goalkeeper Manuel Neuer as well as Yann Sommer and Sven Ulreich. In defence they have Matthijs De Ligt, Dayot Upamecano, Min-Jae Kim, Alphonso Davies, Raphael Guerreerio, Benjamin Pavard, Noussair Mazraoui, Josip Stanisic and Bouna Sarr. They have a world class midfield consisting of Joshua Kimmich, Leon Goretzka, Ryan Gravenberch, Konrad Laimer, Jamal Musiala and Malik Tilman. 

What Have Bayern Munich Won

Bayern Munich have won many, many trophies such as:

  • 3 Champions Leagues
  • 3 European Champion Clubs Cup
  • 2 Fifa Club World Cup
  • 33 Bundesligas
  • 2 UEFA Supercups
  • 1 UEFA Cup
  • 1 Cup Winners Cup
  • 20 DFB-Pokal
  • 10 German Super Cups
  • 2 Intercontinental Cups
  • 6 League Cups

Bayern Munich 2023/23 Season Predictions

This season we predict Bayern Munich will retain the league and go far in the Champions League. They have a world class squad and a great manager who has experience winning the competition with a team that had a worse squad. They will definitely go far in the cup competitions and will be frontrunners for the league once again.

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