The final round of German Bundesliga action prior to the World Cup break featured some intriguing action, along with an inconvenient truth. The recap column, as always, dove into all of it.
The first of the final three German Bundesliga rounds before the World Cup break featured plenty of intriguing action and a fabulously entertaining “kleines Revierderby” between Bochum and Dortmund. BVB-VfL took the focus section this time amid the rest of the comprehensive coverage.
Plenty of stolid looks from new Leverkusen trainer Xabi Alonso during his side’s drubbing in round ten of the 2022/23 German Bundesliga. Full analysis of the B04 “train wreck”, along with all the other fixtures, in the regular recap column.
The final round of German Bundesliga action before the September international break, some may have forgotten, sent Julian Nagelsmann and his German giants into a mini-crisis. Full analysis of the FCB defeat grabbed the “focus” section of the matchday eight recap.
It was indeed during round four of the 2022/23 German Bundesliga during which FC Bayern München’s current, most unexpected slide, began. The focus section of the “Tactics Talk” column covered that, whilst the rest of the piece took care of the rest.
The second full-color repost of the new German Bundesliga campaign revisits the seven clubs thought to belong to the middle of the pack. Here too, we’ve some pleasant surprises to reflect upon.