‘Rightly worried’- This Napoli exit is inevitable

Napoli are stuck in a mid-life crisis currently. Nothing they do is going right. Between all that is happening, it is Carlo Ancelotti who is suffering. His gilded reputation is suffering like never before. Some roots of the problems lie…

“Mia san Mia”: DW’s new Bayern documentary dotes and drones

Germany saw the development of two huge exports in 1974. Volkswagen introduced the Golf and Bayern Munich won its first European Cup (now Champions League). A new documentary examines at the continuing international success of one of those.

Why have Bayern suffered such a poor start in 2017?

Bayern-Munich has had a poor start to the 2017 Bundesliga season at least by the club’s high standards. Last week’s loss to PSG in UCL group play resulted in the sacking of Carlo Ancelotti after just over a year at the helm. But the seeds of Bayern’s current troubles seem to have been sown some time ago.

Is player revolt the main reason behind Ancelotti’s sacking?

Bayern Munich chairman Uli Hoeness claims five players turned on Carlo Ancelotti. The player revolt apparently led to Ancelotti’s sacking after PSG defeat.

Niklas Süle and Sebastian Rudy and Ancelotti’s scheme

Sebastian Rudy and Niklas Süle connected on a free kick for Bayern-Munich during Saturday’s Supercup. Is that Carlo Ancelotti’s plan of attack for 2018?

Can Serge Gnabry save Bayern Munich?

Transfer window 2.0 and Bayern Munich is already ahead of the curve The 2017 summer transfer window just opened. Two days ago in fact. But Bayern Munich’s best move of the year is likely already a month old. It was…

Replacing Philipp Lahm is the biggest task Germany (and Bayern) are faced with for 2018

Philipp Lahm’s retirement brings up a lot of questions for Germany and Bayern. Their dependable leader is now gone, and all eyes are on who fills his boots next.