Bayern Munich is the German sports club based in Munich, Bavaria. It is popular for having one of the best professional football teams. It is the top performing football club in Germany. It plays Bundesliga league which is the Germany’s premier Football League. It has won 23 Bundesliga titles.
The 2012-13 football Bundesliga was the 50th season of Bundesliga league. The opening match held on 24th August 2012 at Westfalenstadion between Borussia Dortmund and SV Werder Bremen. Bayern Munich clinched the 23rd 2012-13 Bundesliga title in the fastest time i.e. after only 28 match days with 1-0 victory over Eintracht Frankfurt at Commerzbank-Arena.
The 2012-13 season had eighteen teams. Bayern Munich thrashed the other teams. It was not only winning matches but also dominating its opponent teams in a record setting way. The team became very popular by winning the first eight games in the Bundesliga after 5-0 away win to Fortuna Dusseldorf. It was the first team in history of Bundesliga to do so. It kept going ahead without conceding any goal in the first five matches played away from home.
Bayern Munich got the ‘Fall Champion’ title after just 14 match days which was faster than any other team in Bundesliga league history. In terms of points and goals, the team also had the second best first half of the season in this league history. +37 was the goal difference at the half way point, 7 as the no. of goals against at the half way point and just 1 goal conceded away from home at the first half point.
It started the second half of Bundesliga campaign on 19th January against Greuther Furth. Then also it got victory by defeating so many teams one by one and hence giving a handsome start to the second half by 14 wins and 49 points.
The team’s triumph in the first nine away matches was incredible and the tenth game away from home was a draw.
After 20 matches, Bayern Munich conceded just seven goals that became a new record of fewest conceded goals in the league. It gave the best start in the tournament history after first 20 matches when it made 51 points and a goal difference of 44.
It had set the best record by making 91 points, 25 highest league winning points margin, most wins i.e. 29 and fewest goals conceded i.e. 18 in a season. It broke the record of longest winning streak within a season by recording 14 straight wins and equalled the record with just 1 loss in the entire tournament which was against Bayer 04 Leverkusen.
The final match held on 18th May 2013 in which Bastian Schweinsteiger gave lead to Bayern Munich in the 53rd minute by getting one past Kevin Trapp in the Frankfurt goal. Bayern Munich would have been leading by 2-0 had Australian International David Alba not missed a penalty earlier in the game. Finally, Bayern crowned the champions after defeating Frankfurt by 1-0.