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Preliminary report: Bayern looking for ease
Basically, Bayern can only be accused of little in this season: Niko Kovac's team has won eleven out of 15 matches so far, with two draws against FC Augsburg and Ajax Amsterdam. So really satisfied with the record champions in view of the partially playful lack of ideas but not.
A "not Bayern-like" idea had captain Manuel Neuer recently seen the lucrative progress in the DFB Cup against the fourth division SV Rödinghausen, Thomas Müller recognized "work in progress". In the search for the playful lightness, the player who embodies them just like no one else in the Bayern team: Thiago. (Also read: After Thiago failure: Kovac pivots at Kimmich)
In view of the now thin staffing in the center, the regular right-back Joshua Kimmich against the Breisgauer an option for the midfield. Against the defensive strong SC Freiburg, it will need the creativity and playful class of the national player.
After all, the Baden were in recent years, the absolute "favorite opponents" of the record champion in front of a home crowd. The last 14 games Munich could all decide for themselves. In another three, Bayern would set their own club record. Between 2002 and 2016, a total of 15 victories against VfL Wolfsburg succeeded.
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