FC Bayern Munich

Fußball-Club Bayern München e.V., commonly kent as FC Bayern München (German pronunciation: [ʔɛf tseː ˈbaɪɐn ˈmʏnçn̩]), FCB, Bayern Munich, or FC Bayern, is a German sports club based in Munich, Bavarie (Bayern), Germany. It is best kent for its professional fitbaw team, which plays in the Bundesliga, the tap tier o the German fitbaw league seestem, an is the maist successfu club in German fitbaw history, haein wan a record 27 naitional titles an 18 naitional cups.[4]

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Full nameFußball-Club Bayern München e. V.
Nickname(s)Der FCB (The FCB)
Die Bayern (The Bavarians)
Stern des Südens (Starn o the Sooth)
Die Roten (The Reds)[1]
FC Hollywood[2]
Short nameBayern
Foondit27 Februar 1900; 120 years ago (1900-02-27)
GroundAllianz Arena
Ground Capacity75,000[3]
PresesHerbert Hainer
ChairmanKarl-Heinz Rummenigge
ManagerHans-Dieter Flick
LeagueBundesliga
2018–191st
WabsteidClub wabsteid
Current saison

FC Bayern wis foondit in 1900 bi 11 football players, led bi Franz John.[5] Awtho Bayern wan its first naitional championship in 1932,[6] the club wis nae selectit for the Bundesliga at its inception in 1963.[7] The club haed its period o greatest success in the middle o the 1970s when, unner the caiptaincy o Franz Beckenbauer, it wan the European Cup three times in a row (1974–1976). Oweraw, Bayern haes reached ten European Cup/UEFA Champions League finals, maist recently winnin thair fift teetle in 2013 as pairt o a continental treble. Bayern haes an aa wan ane UEFA Cup, ane European Cup Winners' Cup, ane UEFA Super Cup, ane FIFA Club Warld Cup an twa Intercontinental Cups, makin it ane o the maist successfu European clubs internationally. Syne the formation o the Bundesliga, Bayern haes been the dominant club in German fitbaw wi 27 titles an haes wan 9 o the last 13 teetles. Thay hae tradeetional local rivalries wi 1860 Munich an 1. FC Nürnberg, as well as wi Borussia Dortmund syne the mid-1990s.

Syne the beginnin o the 2005–06 saison, Bayern haes played its hame gemmes at the Allianz Arena. Previously the team haed played at Munich's Olympiastadion for 33 years. The team colours are reid an white, an the team crest shaws the white an blue banner o Bavarie.[8] In terms o revenue, Bayern Munich is the biggest sports club in Germany an the third biggest football club in the world, generating €488 million for the 2013–14 season.[9] As o November 2016, Bayern haes ower 284,000 members.[10] Thare are mair nor 4,000 offeecially-registered fan clubs wi ower 314,000 members.[11] The club haes ither depairtments for chess, haundbaw, basketbaw, gymnastics, boulin, table tennis an senior fitbaw wi mair nor 1,100 active members.[12]

FC Bayern is ranked seicont in the current UEFA club coefficient rankings.[13]

HonoursEedit

 
The three consecutive champions league trophies wan bi FC Bayern Munich 1974–76. The ane on the far richt is the real CL trophy, gien tae Bayern permanently. The anes on the left are slichtly smawer replicas.

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PlayersEedit

Current squadEedit

As o 31 August 2015[14][15]

Note: Banners indicate naitional team as defined unner FIFA eligibility rules. Players mey haud mair nor ane non-FIFA naitionality.

No. Poseetion Player
1   GK Manuel Neuer (vice-captain)
5   DF Medhi Benatia
6   MF Thiago
7   MF Franck Ribéry
8   MF Javi Martínez
9   FW Robert Lewandowski
10   MF Arjen Robben
11   MF Douglas Costa
13   DF Rafinha
14   MF Xabi Alonso
15   DF Jan Kirchhoff
16   MF Gianluca Gaudino
17   DF Jérôme Boateng
18   DF Juan Bernat
19   MF Mario Götze
No. Poseetion Player
20   MF Sebastian Rode
21   DF Philipp Lahm (captain)
22   GK Tom Starke
23   MF Arturo Vidal
24   FW Sinan Kurt
25   FW Thomas Müller (3rd captain)
26   GK Sven Ulreich
27   DF David Alaba
28   DF Holger Badstuber
29   FW Kingsley Coman (on loan frae Juventus)
32   MF Joshua Kimmich
33   GK Ivan Lučić
36   FW Patrick Weihrauch
37   FW Julian Green

Players oot on lendEedit

Note: Banners indicate naitional team as defined unner FIFA eligibility rules. Players mey haud mair nor ane non-FIFA naitionality.

No. Poseetion Player
34   MF Pierre Højbjerg (at Schalke 04 till 30 Juin 2016)
For recent transfers, see Leet o German fitbaw transfers simmer 2015.
See an aa: Bayern Munich II, Bayern Munich Junior Team

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Never-say-die Reds overcome Ingolstadt at the death". FC Bayern Munich. Retrieved 12 February 2017.
  2. Whitney, Clark (8 April 2010). "CL Comment: Van Gaal's Bayern Give New Meaning to "FC Hollywood"". goal.com. Retrieved 28 September 2014.
  3. "Ab sofort 75.000 Fans bei Bundesliga-Heimspielen" [As of now 75,000 for Bundesliga home matches]. FC Bayern Munich. 13 January 2015. Retrieved 13 January 2015.
  4. "Bayern München". FIFA. Archived frae the oreeginal on 21 February 2009. Retrieved 10 May 2012. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  5. Schulze-Marmeling, Dietrich (2003). Die Bayern. Die Geschichte des deutschen Rekordmeisters (in German). Die Werkstatt. pp. 17–33. ISBN 3-89533-426-X.
  6. "1900 bis 1932: Von Beginn an erfolgreich" (in German). FC Bayern Munich Official Website. Retrieved 28 September 2014. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
  7. Schulze-Marmeling, Dietrich (2003). Die Bayern. Die Geschichte des deutschen Rekordmeisters (in German). Die Werkstatt. p. 134. ISBN 3-89533-426-X.
  8. Schulze-Marmeling, Dietrich (2003). Die Bayern. Die Geschichte des deutschen Rekordmeisters (in German). Die Werkstatt. p. 581. ISBN 3-89533-426-X.
  9. "Deloitte Football Money League 2015" (PDF). Deloitte UK. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  10. "Die Mitglieder-Entwicklungdes FC Bayern München eV" [The member development of FC Bayern München eV] (PDF). fcbayern.com (in German). FC Bayern München e. V. 25 November 2016. Retrieved 13 March 2017.
  11. "Fan Clubs" (PDF) (in German). FC Bayern Munich. 27 November 2015. Retrieved 4 January 2016.
  12. "Other Sports". FC Bayern Munich Official Website. 2007. Archived frae the oreeginal on 15 August 2008. Retrieved 3 July 2008. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  13. "UEFA Rankings". UEFA. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
  14. "FC Bayern München – First Team". fcbayern.de. 2015. Retrieved 8 June 2015.
  15. Abendzeitung, Germany (20 August 2015). "FC-Bayern greift durch: Youngster-Trio muss wieder zu den Amateuren - FC Bayern - Abendzeitung München". abendzeitung-muenchen.de.

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