Five pressing issues for Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich as they prepare for the new season in China and Singapore.
1. Stick or twist with Renato Sanches?
Sanches, 19, winner of the 2016 Golden Boy award and Young Player of the Tournament at the 2016 Euros, arrived with the loftiest of expectations but he has struggled to deliver since his move last summer from Benfica. After a woefully disappointing opening campaign, Sanches was declared "one of the flops of the season" by former Bayern legend...
You might have heard Colombian star James Rodriguez is a Bayern Munich player.
In fact, Bayern's social media team tweeted young James expressing his pride at being the first Colombian ever to play for the club, before quickly backtracking, deleting that erroneous tweet, instead quickly offering the consolation their new signing was more than happy to be the second.
So, who is that first Colombia international to pull on the Bayern shirt?
Well, Adolfo Valencia is also remembered quite fondly in...
While keeping the sponsors happy can often be tiring for many professional footballers, it certainly appears as though Bayern Munich's players managed to have fun during a recent promotional photoshoot.
Thomas Muller, Franck Ribery and Javi Martinez all attended the event, during which Bayern fans queued to have their photos taken in a mock-up of the dressing room at the Allianz Arena.
The trio's mission was to photobomb the unsuspecting fans by assembling in the background of the photos without...