ALLIANZ ARENA

  • Confident Bayern promise home improvements against Real Madrid April 24, 2014

    Holders Bayern Munich promised a sharp improvement when they host Real Madrid in the second leg of their Champions League semi-final after failing to convert the lion's share of possession into goals in a 1-0 defeat in Spain on Wednesday. Bayern enjoyed 80 percent possession in the first half but it...
  • Munich launches bid to host Euro 2020 matches February 21, 2013

    Berlin: Bavaria, its capital Munich and Bayern Munich launched a joint bid on Thursday to host Euro 2020 soccer matches at the club's Allianz Arena. The plans will be unveiled at a news conference later on Thursday. "The issue of the news conference will be the official candidacy of the state of...
  • Bayern ready for 'match of a lifetime': Robben May 18, 2012

    Munich: For Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben, Saturday's Champions League final against Chelsea in the Bavarian capital is the game of a lifetime and a chance to make amends for 2010. Bayern want to set the record straight with a fifth top European prize after making their second Champions League final in...
  • Drogba keen to end Moscow heartache in Munich May 18, 2012

    London: Chelsea striker Didier Drogba believes Chelsea deserve their place in the Champions League final this weekend, and hopes they can put the heartache of Moscow in 2008 well and truly behind them by beating Bayern Munich. The 34yearold is likely to start at the Allianz Arena in what could be...
  • 'Chelsea will be the underdogs in Munich' May 18, 2012

    London: Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech believes that their opponents in the Champions League final on Saturday Bayern Munich "must be the favourites" because of the advantage of the match being staged at the Allianz Arena, their home stadium. The west London side knocked out tournament favourites Barcelona in...
  • Luiz confident of being fit for Munich final May 7, 2012

    London: Chelsea defender David Luiz is adamant he will do everything he can to ensure he is fit to play in the Champions League final against Bayern Munich in two weeks' time. The defender has been sidelined since being stretchered off the field during his side's 51 FA Cup semifinal win...