Talent rarely goes unnoticed, especially in a game like football, where many aging stars are swiftly being looked at being replaced by flourishing young talent. However, sometimes, too many big names wish to grab certain individuals, resulting in quite a platter of options for the player. A similar case seems to be blooming for one…Read More
Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer recently picked up a long-term injury during training, which left him sidelined and in need of urgent surgery. The German was struck with a fracture in his left foot’s metatarsal whilst training with the Bayern squad on Monday. Neuer was quickly pulled out from training for medical examination that afternoon,…Read More
While keeping the players happy at your club is paramount to any form of long-term success, often the call of big clubs in a better league can outdo everything. Add to that an ongoing feud, and you can almost be assured of the departure of a big name in the next transfer window. This certainly…Read More
It is simply undeniable that there are certain teams that footballers always dream of joining, working their way through lesser known sides in order to come under the radar of European giants. It now appears that another youngster from the Bundesliga is on his way to a similar route, naming the outfits he wishes to…Read More
Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has revealed that their star striker Robert Lewandowski wants to make a move to European Champions Real Madrid. Lewandowski has been mooted to make a switch to the Bernabeu multiple times over the past few years. However, this time, Rummenigge has admitted himself that the Poland international could be leaving very…Read More
While loyalty is certainly paramount to a player’s success in the game, it is often seen that teammates and club policies tend to hinder the path towards glory for certain big names. When such situations arise, the fallout is certainly bitter, and more often than not, culminates in the swift departure of such players, so…Read More
Thomas Muller has revealed that he was subject to a mammoth offer from Manchester United, and he even considered leaving Bayern Munich. There were reports of a huge offer from Manchester United for Bayern’s Thomas Muller, which have now been confirmed by the player. The German attacker has been linked with a move to Old Trafford…Read More
Manchester United are the bookmakers’ favourites to sign Napoli captain Marek Hamsik. After getting promoted to Serie A in 2007, Hamsik was one of Napoli’s first purchases, as the Italian club got him from Brescia. The Slovakian is widely admired as one of the best midfielders in Europe, and his contribution for Partenopei over the…Read More
Premier League clubs Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool have all enquired about Bayern Munich star Thomas Muller in an attempt to sign the German next summer. Despite being one of the best players in the world, Thomas Muller’s playing time at the Allianz Arena has been restricted since the arrival of Carlo Ancelotti. Plus,…Read More
With young talents proving to be the creators of headlines as far as transfer news goes, it is not at all surprising to see how European giants are burning the midnight oil over the signing of certain teenage prodigies. Manchester United, in particular, have always been an attractive destination for blooming talent. However, it now…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.