With the summer transfer window looming ever so close, clubs across Europe have already started shortlisting potential targets to strengthen their squads. Anthony Martial is one such player who would be on multiple shopping lists, as the Frenchman’s future at Old Trafford has come under speculation in recent months. Martial lost his place in Jose…Read More
Bayern Munich has announced Niko Kovac as their manager from next season onwards. Sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic confirmed the news by stating: “Niko Kovac will be the new coach of FC Bayern from 1 July, 2018. We agreed on a three-year contract yesterday.” Munich have activated the £1.9 million release clause embedded in the manager’s…Read More
Manchester United have once again been linked with the signing of Dayot Upamecano, three years after a deal for the youngster fell through. United, under the tutelage of Louis van Gaal at the time, were eager to bring him to Old Trafford from Valenciennes in January 2015. Reports in France suggested that the deal for…Read More
Çağlar Söyüncü could end up signing for either of Manchester United or Manchester City in the summer, his former manager has claimed. The Turkish defender is still a relatively unknown commodity, but is starting to make a name for himself in Germany with Freiburg. Having signed for the club two years ago from TFF 1.League…Read More
Something strange occurred with Manchester United’s official Twitter account for Spanish speaking followers during the club’s derby encounter against City. The Red Devils went on to beat the league leaders in a sensational 3-2 win to give the fans memories of yesteryear blockbuster matches between the two sides. Paul Pogba’s brace in the second half…Read More
Arjen Robben was one of the most prominent players that led Chelsea to their sudden rise to the top in the 2000s, and was one of the few elites from Netherlands to gain success in England. However, the story could’ve been quite different, as the Dutchman revealed before FourFourTwo magazine that he came very close…Read More
Manchester United are considering a move for Arturo Vidal in the summer, according to reports in Chile. The Bayern Munich midfielder has just a year left to run on his contract with the Bavarian giants, and a move away from the club is starting to look increasingly likely. Despite the circumstances, if reports are to…Read More
Manchester United are keen on signing Bayern Munich superstar Jerome Boateng, but face immense competition from rivals Manchester City. According to The Sun, there is a fair share of chance of the German international departing the Allianz Arena in the summer, and the Mancunian giants are set to lock horns in order to secure this…Read More
Manchester United have emerged as the top contenders to sign Bayern Munich superstar Robert Lewandowski, according to latest reports in Germany. The Polish international recently dumped his former agent Cezary Kucharski after 10 years of partnership to bring Pini Zahavi on-board, which suggests the Bayern Munich star is definitely keen to secure a move away from the…Read More
When it comes to transfer sagas, it is not uncommon for giants from the same league to battle it out for big names, as evident in the past with the common pursuits of Chelsea and both the Mancunian clubs. But when countries are crossed for the European elite to secure their targets, a spectacular saga…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.