What crosses your mind when you think of Messi? Is it him running rings around defenders, winning yet another Ballon d’Or award or lifting the Champions League trophy? What if you read the article title right, and, like me, you think that Lionel Messi may be the greatest choker ever? Shocking, isn’t it? Continue reading
Our monthly poll is back. This month’s topic of discussion, chosen by members, is Philipp Lahm’s ideal position on the field. Should it be right-back, or should it be defensive midfield? Or do you think it is a position he less commonly plays in? What is your opinion? Continue reading
It’s time for the BayernForum.com Monthly Poll and the winning topic of discussion this month is Kroos’ contract extension. Toni Kroos has a contract of €4m per year and has been holding out for €8m, doubling his salary. What’s your take? Continue reading
The results of BayernForum.com’s first ever Monthly Poll are in, and while the difference between the two leading options is only slight, one conclusion can be drawn: the fans do not want Bayern to radically change into a strikerless team.
The question asked was: Do you think Bayern have played better with or without Mandžukić this season? 50% of the voters (9 users) said it made no difference, while 44% of the voters (8 users) voted With Mandžukić. Only 1 voter felt that Bayern are better off playing without a real striker. Continue reading
“Finishing is the act of putting the ball in the back of the opponent’s net.” – Debra LaPrath
One of the more important attributes of a striker is his finishing skill, i.e. given a presentable chance and assuming that the player does get a chance to shoot it before an opponent gets to it, how likely is that player of scoring? Continue reading