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Bayern Munich
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; 123 years ago (1900-02-27)
GroundAllianz Arena
Ground Capacity75,000[3]
PresesHerbert Hainer
ChairmanKarl-Heinz Rummenigge
ManagerHans-Dieter Flick
WabsteidClub wabsteid
Current saison

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]

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]

Honours[eedit | eedit soorce]

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.

Domestic[eedit | eedit soorce]

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Players[eedit | eedit soorce]

Current squad[eedit | eedit soorce]

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

Players oot on lend[eedit | eedit soorce]

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

No. Poseetion Player
34 Denmark 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

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Never-say-die Reds overcome Ingolstadt at the death". FC Bayern Munich. Archived frae the original on 12 Februar 2017. Retrieved 12 Februar 2017.
  2. Whitney, Clark (8 Apryle 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 Januar 2015. Retrieved 13 Januar 2015.
  4. "Bayern München". FIFA. Archived frae the original 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. Archived frae the original on 28 October 2014. 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 Februar 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 Mairch 2017.
  11. "Fan Clubs" (PDF) (in German). FC Bayern Munich. 27 November 2015. Archived frae the original (PDF) on 23 December 2015. Retrieved 4 Januar 2016.
  12. "Other Sports". FC Bayern Munich Official Website. 2007. Archived frae the original on 15 August 2008. Retrieved 3 Julie 2008. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  13. "UEFA Rankings". UEFA. Retrieved 6 Februar 2015.
  14. "FC Bayern München – First Team". fcbayern.de. 2015. Retrieved 8 Juin 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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