Football in Germany has always been dominated by one super power. Bayern Munich, being the trend setter and the leader of the pack from Bundesliga, somewhat followed closely by arch rivals Borussia Dortmund, has been one of the most successful clubs in the history of football in both domestic level and Europe as well. The club has always been a strong side well run by the boards of members and former players given specials places in the club in order to make sure that the smooth functioning of the club is in full flow and that the organization is in the safe hands. The former players, who know the philosophy and working of the club, are chosen for the board selection committee.
Bayern Munich has always been a European powerhouse. It is a club, having the likes of superstars from all across Europe. They have gone from strength to strength with every passing day to attain the stature what it is now. The club has won the most number of Bundesliga titles in the history of Germany and the most successful club in the nation.
History of Bayern
The club was founded in the year of 1900 by a team of eleven football players who came together and assembled a team in the Bavarian district of Germany. The club came to be known as Bayern Munich. They initially played matches among the localities and continued to build on the reputation of being the best side of Germany. Then they started playing with teams from other countries as their reputation grew along with their popularity. The team took a set back during the world war years and the functioning of the club had to be stopped as Germany was involved in a massive war which saw their resources getting depleted and the country suffering huge monetary losses as well.
The club grew back to its previous stature post the world war. It immediately started building on its lost reputation and with the passing days, began to come back to the thick of things. The Bavarians continued to dominate other teams across Europe and Germany as they became the most successful club in their country.
Monopoly of Bayern
The club had its best years during the time when Beckenbauer donned the jersey of the team and the club won all the competitions possible for them to win in the continent. The team grew in reputation and stature as it built itself. Bayern Munich most recently won the treble in the year of 2013. In that year, they won the Champions League along with the Bundesliga and the domestic cup of the country. Boasting of the likes of Lewandowski and others, the team has gone become a superpower in club football and won the Bundesliga title for a record number of times, with their best record being winning the trophy for a record eight times in the last twelve years of the competition.
With the money power that they have and the likes of the players present in the team, Bayern Munich continue to be a world-beater even in the present day as well.