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Robert Lewandowski receives Golden Shoe Award
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Robert Lewandowski receives Golden Shoe Award

Bayern Munich's prolific striker, Robert Lewandowski has been deservedly honored with the European Golden Shoe as the continent’s top goalscorer in the 2020/21 season. The Polish goal machine scored 41 league goals last campaign as he finished ahead of the other two consistent winners, Lionel Messi, who netted 30 goals for FC Barcelona in second position and Cristiano Ronaldo was in third place with 29 goals for Juventus. The FC Bayern striker netted a phenomenal 41 Bundesliga goals in THE 2020/21 campaign, making him THE second Germany-based player after legendary Gerd Müller (1970 and 1972) to receive the special award. Lewandowski, when interviewed said “I’m delighted by this great honor, I’d like to appreciate my lovely family, my supportive teammates, the coaching staff, and ...
Nagelsmann confident that Goretzka will sign a new contract
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Nagelsmann confident that Goretzka will sign a new contract

Bayern Munich boss Julian Nagelsmann has expressed confidence that Leon Goretza will clear doubts concerning his future at the Allianz Arena by signing a new deal with the club. The German midfielder has entered the final 12 months of his current contract and reportedly has a huge offer from Premier League giants Manchester United. The Red Devils are eying Goretzka on a free transfer next summer but may test Bayern's resolve this month should Frenchman Paul Pogba opt for an Old Trafford exit to PSG this summer. It is believed that the player's camp are not happy with how talks about a new contract with Bayern have been progressing but Nagelsmann is optimistic that an agreement is close. "I'm not involved enough that I have a say every day. I stay out of these issues," Eurosport...
Lewandowski likely to remain at Bayern this summer
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Lewandowski likely to remain at Bayern this summer

Reports claim that Poland striker Robert Lewandowski will not leave Bayern Munich this summer despite interest from the likes of Manchester City and Chelsea. The striker is currently the best in the game after netting more than 100 goals in all competitions in the past two seasons, including a record-breaking 2020/21 campaign where he scored 41 goals for the Bavarian giants in the Bundesliga. The number of goals in the season ensured that Gerd Muller's long-standing scoring record was broken and a new one set. The Polish forward still has two years left in his current contract but it has not stopped him from being linked with a move to the Premier League. READ: Euro 2020 – Luke Shaw played with broken ribs in 3 games However, a report by L'Equipe suggests that the German outfit...
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Bayern Munich are not fans of the European Super League

News about the European Super League was the rave of the weekend and the move has gathered pace despite strong opposition from UEFA, FIFA, and other domestic leagues. The formation of the ESL was announced by 12 top European clubs on Sunday but Bayern Munich have distanced themselves from the competition thus far. Meanwhile, the 12 clubs that have signed up for the European Super League thus far are Liverpool, Manchester United, Arsenal, Manchester City, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Inter Milan, Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Real Madrid, Barcelona, and AC Milan. The Germans are not part of the 12 founding members and according to The Athletic UK, they and Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain have not given any backing to the idea and no clubs in Germany have joined the Super League yet....
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Musiala impresses as Bayern edge closer to ninth straight title

Bayern Munich giants edged closer to the 2020/21 Bundesliga title after Jamal Musiala, 18,  was on hand with a brace that ensured that the Bavarian giants ran out 3:2 winners away to Wolfsburg. The defending champions have now established a 7-point gap at the top after Julian Nagelmann's RB Leipzig failed to beat Hoffenheim but drew 0:0 at home on Friday. Bayern are unarguably the owners of the German Bundesliga, because, irrespective of how poorly they start, when the going gets tough and the pressure is upped, they find a way to deliver. However, this is not the case with their rivals who eventually end up flattering to deceive. RB Leipzig looked good to go in the race but have faltered recently, while popular rivals Borussia Dortmund are in the fight of their lives for a UEFA C...
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Neymar – I didn’t celebrate to mess with Kimmich

PSG forward Neymar has denied that he deliberately celebrated in front of Joshua Kimmich after his side booked a place in the semifinals of the 2020/21 UEFA Champions League despite the 1 nil defeat to Bayern Munich at the Parc Des Princes. The tie ended 3:3 on aggregate with the Ligue 1 giants progressing on away goals rule. The Brazilian was instrumental to the side's 3:2 victory at the Allianz Arena and also took center stage when the Bavarian giants came visiting. PSG will meet either Manchester City or Borussia Dortmund in the next stage of the competition. Neymar was excited with his side's progress but has been criticized for celebrating with Leandro Paredes directly in front of an unimpressed Kimmich. ‘It’s funny because I didn’t even celebrate to mess with him, it was mor...
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Flick – Bayern looking to cause mini upset in Paris

Bayern Munich manager has called on his players to be more clinical and force Paris Saint-Germain into mistakes as they try to overturn the first leg 3:2 defeat in today's UCL quarterfinal second leg at the Parc Des Princes. The defending champions dominated the first leg for long periods but missed loads of chances as they lost their first game in the UEFA Champions League in more than two years. However, Flick has expressed confidence that his side will respond positively. "We had many chances but we were not as decisive as we should have been and we have to improve," Flick said during a news conference yesterday. "We will do everything we can and approach the game with optimism. "We have to make sure tomorrow (today) we show the same ambition that PSG showed against us. We have...
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Bayern and Porto must do it the hard way to progress

UEFA Champions League action returns today as Chelsea play hosts to Porto in Seville while Paris Saint-Germain host Bayern Munich at Parc Des Princes in the second leg of their respective quarter-final encounters. Chelsea and Porto are wrestling for a place in the last four in a neutral venue and the Blues currently have the advantage after beating the Portuguese outfit 2 nil in the first leg at the same venue. Porto will be keen to overturn the deficit which is a gargantuan task and we wait to see if manager Sergio Conceicao will be willing to feature Sergio Oliveira in this game having missed the first leg of the clash. Both sides are coming off the back of domestic wins and will be brimming with confidence. Porto will be expected to take the game to Chelsea in this one and if t...
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UCL – The battle between PSG and Bayern just got fiercer

Paris Saint-Germain have become a very unpredictable team in recent times and they've been blowing hot and cold whilst at it. The Parisiens beat Bayern Munich 3:2 at the Allianz Arena in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League quarterfinal clash. The victory is a big one for the Ligue 1 giants as they continue in their quest to win the UCL title for the first time. They reached the final of the competition last season but were beaten by Bayern Munich who claimed the title. Now, Mauricio Pochettino's men will go into the second leg at Parc Des Princes with a major advantage and will be looking to sail past the Bavarian giants on their home turf. Now the question is; Will they eventually prove to be contenders or pretenders? READ: 5:2 defeat could be a one-off, as Mount impr...
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RB Leipzig proving worthy competitors against Bayern in the Bundesliga

The race for the 2020/21 Bundesliga title has been a close one thus far as the contenders have proven to be up to the task of usurping the defending champions Bayern Munich if they let complacency creep into their season. The Bavarian giants are always favorites for the title and this has been the case in recent seasons. Although folks thought that their regular domestic rivals Borussia Dortmund would give them a good chase, this has not been the case. Instead, another club has crept in to ensure that Hansi Flick and his men have it tough this season and it's Julian Nagelsmann's Red Bull Leipzig. Who would have thought? Well, folks who'd be interested in betting on who wins the Bundesliga can do so at Happyluke with the most popular soccer betting types After 23 games in the Bunde...