Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been suspended by Borussia Dortmund over disciplinary reasons. The African Player of the Year nominee for 2017 will miss his side’s clash against Stuttgart on the weekend, in a game that is really crucial in order to keep themselves in contention for the Bundesliga title. The German giants revealed on social media…Read More
The Premier League is often referred to as the home of the most beautiful and competitive football in Europe. And that status has played a huge role in the attraction of many high-profile players to England. And now, Germany’s general manager, Oliver Bierhoff, may have just reinforced that idea, by accidentally hinting that one of…Read More
French players have been expensive as of late, and their young talents seem to be the very definition of priceless. What started with Anthony Martial took a huge turn this summer with the big money moves of Kylian Mbappe and Ousmane Dembélé. Now, another youngster of French origins has a big price tag attached to…Read More
Barcelona are preparing to launch bids for two RB Leipzig starlets, as the club aims to build a team for the next generation. The Catalans have been linked with a number of exciting young players recently, including the likes of Anthony Martial and Philippe Coutinho. At the moment, a number of the club’s first-team stars are…Read More
Helsingborg IF starlet Alex Timossi Andersson has officially signed for Bayern Munich. The 16-year-old is set to join on July 1, 2019, as per the German side’s official website, as he’s been allowed to continue with Di Röe in order to continue his progress in Sweden. Bayern’s sporting director, Hasan Salihamidzic, portrayed his enthusiasm owing to the…Read More
Manchester United are serious contenders for the Premier League title this season, having already bagged 7 wins and just 1 unfortunate loss in 10 matches. However, manager Jose Mourinho has been quick to realise that his midfield roster is not mighty enough to match that of rivals and league leaders Manchester City, especially with the…Read More
Usain Bolt is ready to kickstart his football career following his retirement from athletics, as he believes his sprinting calibre would prove to be reliable for his team on the pitch. The 31-year-old declared his retirement from his sprinting career at the World Championships in London this summer. However, he doesn’t feel like concluding the…Read More
Manchester United and Arsenal are keeping tabs on Marco Reus, and have shown an interest in securing the winger’s services. According to reports, the Premier League rivals are firm admirers of the German, and are prepared to go head to head in an attempt to prise him away from Borussia Dortmund. Reus is one of the…Read More
RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner has revealed his ‘dream’ of playing for Manchester United, despite being linked with Real Madrid. Werner completed his switch to Leipzig from Stuttgart in 2016, and has subsequently risen through the ranks at the club. The German striker has so far scored five goals in his six appearances for the…Read More
The youngster Kylian Mbappe, who has taken over the football world by storm, was almost signed by a Bundesliga second division club back in 2015. The French star made his first-team debut for Monaco in December 2015, becoming the youngest-ever first-team player, aged 16, breaking Thierry Henry’s record set 21 years previously. And he further…Read More
Bundesliga News & Results
The Bundesliga, also referred to as Fußball-Bundesliga, is the primary football competition in Germany. It was founded by the German Football Association in the year 1962, and its first season was played in 1963.
This decorated German competition is the topmost football league in the world when it comes to average stadium attendances. The league recorded an overall average of 45,134 fans per game during the 2011-12 season, which was the second highest of any sports league in the world, following the American National Football League (NFL).
Bundesliga is contested by 18 of the best clubs in Germany. Each team faces the 17 others two times per season, which lasts from August to May.
The competition has undergone various structural changes since its formation. Initially, a Bundesliga win awarded a club 2 points, whereas a draw was worth 1 point, and a loss worth none. But since the 1995-96 season, each teams receives 3 points for a win, with the points for draws and losses still unchanged. The team with the most number of points following the completion of all the 360 matches wins the title.
In case of ties, the factors used to break the ties are Goal difference, followed by goals scored, total points gained in head-to-head results, goals scored in head-to-head games, away goals scored in head-to-head games, and lastly, total number of away goals scored in the entire season.
So far, out of the 54 teams that have taken part in this competition since its establishment, only 12 have managed to win it: FC Bayern Munich (25 titles), Borussia Monchengladbach and Borussia Dortmund (5), Werder Bremen (4), Hamburger SV and VfB Stuttgart (3), 1. FC Koln and FC Kaiserslautern (2), TSV 1860 Munich, Eintracht Braunschweig, 1. FC Nurnberg and VfL Wolfsburg (1).
Here at BlameFootball, we provide a thorough coverage of Bundesliga news. We make available all the in-detail information of not just the Bundesliga results after every game, but also the live scores, team news, interviews, and match analysis, along with the trending Bundesliga transfer news and speculation.