Week 19 of the Bundesliga saw Bayern Munich remain firmly in control in their quest for a 24th domestic title, while there were also wins for nearest challengers Bayer Leverkusen and Borussia Dortmund.
The Bundesliga returned this weekend and as always provided us with entertainment. Surprises were aplenty and we saw a few firsts but one thing surely hasnai??i??t changed ai??i?? Bayern Munichai??i??s brilliance.
The first weekend of the new footballing year in Germany serves up some good action as Gladbach try to snap Bayernai??i??s winning streak and Dortmund look to return to winning ways.
Robert Lewandowski's transfer was finally made official, but what does the star striker's departure mean for himself, Dortmund, Bayern, and the Bundesliga?
Bayern Munich's Jan Kirchhoff was recently loaned out to Schalke on an 18 month deal. Is this the ideal switch to help the youngster get his career back on track?
Dealing with competitions on three fronts is a painfully difficult job and Freiburg have really felt it this season. Their exit from the Europa league is more of a gift than anything
Last season was nothing short of miraculous for Borussia Dortmund. Replicating it this season was always going to be difficult but have things gone horribly wrong?
Bayern will be looking to set things straight against Hamburg after they came within inches of losing top spot in their Champions League group. Borussia MAi??nchengladbach will be optimistic against Mainz, especially since the prize could mean overtaking Borussia Dortmund in the league.
Borussia MAi??nchengladbach have been most impressive this season, notching up 31 goals in just 14 games. The key factor behind this success has been their attacking unit of Juan Arango, Patrick Herrmann, Max Kruse and Raffael.
The 1977-78 Bundesliga season proved to be the last time that FC KAi??ln lifted the league title. It still remains the season that hosted the game with the biggest winning margin in Bundesliga history. And it is also the first Bundesliga season in which a referee managed to KO a player.