Borussia Dortmund starlet Christian Pulisic seems to be attracting heavy interest from the Premier League. The United States international has already been linked with the likes of Chelsea and Liverpool, but now, a new club has supposedly entered the fray. According to German outlet Sports Bild, Manchester United have joined the race for the midfielder’s…Read More
Chelsea and Liverpool may well be the two teams who are closest to signing Borussia Dortmund star Christian Pulisic, The Telegraph are reporting. The American could be headed to either the London club or the Reds as things stand, with the player valued at around £70 million by his current club. Pulisic is widely regarded as…Read More
Jose Mourinho has identified Borussia Dortmund midfielder Axel Witsel as a potential transfer target. The Manchester United boss recently traveled to Brussels to watch the Belgian national team play against Iceland. While Jose later explained that the reason behind his visit was to have a conversation with Roberto Martinez regarding Romelu Lukaku, new information has…Read More
Several European powerhouses have expressed their interest in signing James Rodriguez. The Colombian superstar is currently on loan at Bayern Munich from Real Madrid, and the Bavarian giants have an option to make the deal permanent at the end of the season. Amid reports that have suggested that the reigning Bundesliga champions are unlikely to…Read More
Regrets are a universal phenomenon. However, in the face of mistakes seen in retrospect, regrets certainly sting even more. The tale of clubs selling great talents is one thing, but that of sides rejecting brilliant ones at a young age is another nut entirely. Then again, not every scout is capable enough to peek into…Read More
Wayne Rooney was the talking point of world football this week, as he returned to international action for one last time. The legendary striker was part of Gareth Southgate’s squad for the final time in his career, and he received the farewell he deserved. The player came on as a second-half substitute in a match…Read More
Bayern Munich have made a decision regarding the future of James Rodriguez. The Colombian international was the standout performer at the 2014 World Cup, with his displays earning him a £63 million switch to Spanish juggernauts Real Madrid. While his career at the Santiago Bernabeu began with a lot of promise, the playmaker saw his game-time…Read More
Borussia Dortmund star Christian Pulisic has admitted that he is open to a move to the Premier League. The 20-year-old has been largely impressive for the Bundesliga outfit, but of late, he appears to have lost his spot in the side to English starlet Jadon Sancho, as evident from the lineup that started in BVB’s…Read More
Aaron Ramsey is set to become a free agent at the end of this season, and a move to the Bundesliga could be on the cards. Arsenal have made multiple attempts to tie down the Welsh International with a new contract. But Ramsey is adamant on running down his current deal, as he looks to…Read More
Zinedine Zidane has reportedly been offered the managerial post at Bayern Munich for next season. The back-to-back Champions League winner has been in enormous demand ever since he departed from the Spanish capital at the end of the previous campaign. He has been strongly touted to make the switch to Manchester United, amid current boss…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.