Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich

Full name: Fussball-Club Bayern Munchen e.V.

wpid-Gideon-Jung-watches-on-Bayern-Munich-players-celebrate-triumph-over-Hamburg.jpgNicknames: Die Bayern (‘The Bavarians’), Stern des Sudens (‘Star of the South’), Die Roten (‘The Reds’)

Founded: 27 February 1900

Ground: Allianz Arena

Capacity: 75,000

President: Karl Hopfner

Chairman: Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

Coach: Pep Guardiola (to be replaced by Carlo Ancelotti for next season)

Shareholders: FC Bayern Munich (75 percent), Adidas (8.33 percent), Audi (8.33), Allianz (8.33)

Squad:

Goalkeepers – Manuel Neuer, Tom Starke, Sven Ulriech

Defenders – David Alaba (Austria), Holger Badstuber, Medhi Benatia (Morocco), Jerome Boateng, Dante (Brazil), Javi Martinez (Spain), Juan Bernat (Spain), Philipp Lahm, Rafinha (Brazil), Serdar Tasci

Midfielders – Kingsley Coman (France), Mario Goetze, Julian Green (United States), Douglas Costa (Brazil), Joshua Kimmich, Thomas Mueller, Franck Ribery (France), Arjen Robben (Netherlands), Sebastian Rode, Thiago Alcantara (Spain), Arturo Vidal (Chile), Xabi Alonso (Spain)

Strikers – Robert Lewandowski (Poland), Patrick Weihrauch

Honors – 26 German champions

1931/32, 1968-69, 1971-72, 1972-73, 1973-74, 1979-80, 1980-81, 1984-85, 1985-86, 1986-87, 1988-89, 1989-90, 1993-94, 1996-97, 1998-99, 1999-2000, 2000-01, 2002-03, 2004-05, 2005-06, 2007-08, 2009-10, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16

17 x German Cup winners

1956-57, 1965-66, 1966-67, 1968-69, 1970-71, 1981-82, 1983-84, 1985-86, 1997-98, 1999-2000, 2002-03, 2004-05, 2005-06, 2007-08, 2009-10, 2012-13, 2013-14

5 European Cup/Champions League winners

1973-74, 1974-75, 1975-76, 2000-01, 2012-13

1 UEFA Cup winners

1995-96

1 UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup winners

1966-67

1 UEFA Super Cup winners

2013

2 Intercontinental Cup winners

1976, 2001

1 FIFA Club World Cup winners

2013

Source; Xinhua

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