The past season of the UEFA Youth League was anything but planned for the offspring of Bayern Munich. Due to the poorer goal difference, the team already lost in the group stage.
Now the youth of Bavaria strives for the knockout round of the U19 teams of the Champions League participants.
However, the plan suffered at the start against Red Star Belgrade, a damper. sport.de takes a close look at the talents of the German record champions before the second group match on Tuesday at Tottenham Hotspur (starting at 16:00 in the live ticker). How good is the offspring of the record champion?
FC Bayern in the Youth League: prelude failed
The youngsters of FC Bayern caught a very bad Start in the group phase. Despite some high-profile opportunities, the Munich came in front of a home crowd not a goalless draw against the rather weaker estimated offspring of Red Star Belgrade out.
Hope, however, that the other group opponents Olympiakos Piraeus and Tottenham also surprisingly shared the points (1: 1).
Should Bayern on Tuesday in London against the supposedly strongest competitor Tottenham at least get a counter, everything should be back in.
Bayern in the Youth League: Tottenham Hotspur is so strong
The Spurs go along a mix of U18 players and players of the U23 at the start. However, the outstanding kicker has just 17 Lenze.
Irish under-21 international Troy Parrott is currently at his disposal. In his debut for the U23 the Spurs he laced a double, at the Youth League opening he scored the lead of the young Lillywhites and in the Irish U21-Dress 2019 three hits in two inserts to book.
Rewarded this quote with a first bet for the pros. In the embarrassing League Cup final against the fourth division Colchester United Parrott could set however hardly any accents.
The FC Bayern should follow the achievements of the man from the Green Island, by the way, very carefully. According to "calciomercato", the people of Munich have thrown an eye on Parrott.
Next to Parrott are Captain Jamie Bowden (18), who pulls the strings in the central midfield, whose minions Paris Maghoma (18) and Tashan Oakley-Boothe (19) and U23 captain Timothy Eyoma (19) as candidates for the professional squad. Eyoma should give the defensive boss against Bayern.
Bayern in the Youth League: These are the greatest talents of the record champions
At Bayern Joshua Zirkzee Malik Tillman Angelo Stiller and Flavius Daniliuc [Resting Hopes for a Successful Performance in the English Capital].
- The Dutchman Zirkzee (18) was ordered by Bayern coach Niko Kovac in the current season once in the professional squad, laced the football boots but mostly for Bayern II in the 3rd league. That the Munich plan with him, occupies the recent contract renewal on the Isar until 2023.
- Tilman (17) with four goals in six games currently top scorer of the U19 in the junior Bundesliga, which has just 16- year old Rhein comes up with one goal and strong five assists. "I'm ball safe, both feet, always want to be playable and thus radiating a certainty on my team.If I have the ball, then I try to find solutions," Rhine outlined his style of play confidently against "dfb.de."
- As a ball distributor in the defensive midfield Stiller (18) designed the game of Bayern-Bubis. In the current season, the German U18 national team was allowed to gain initial experience in the U23. In addition, Stiller completed the US trip with the pros in the preparation.
- In the defensive of the FCB provides with Daniliuc (18), an Austrian Under-19 international for stability. The captain of the Bayern juniors is regularly in league three used. The English "Guardian" also selected the 18-year-old as one of the 60 greatest talents of the year 2001.
Bayern in the Youth League: The star is the Coach
The biggest star stands on the sideline of Munich: Bayern legend Martín Demichelis took over the coaching position at the U19 in July.
The 38-year-old Argentinean, the In his career, winning a series of titles with the Munich, River Plate and Manchester City, got off to a good start. In eight games he got an average of 2.13 points. Most recently Bayern scored the strong offspring of VfB Stuttgart with 4: 1 from the turf.
"The guys have performed excellently in recent weeks." We want to take the momentum of the strong performance against Stuttgart and travel to London to We are looking forward to a physically robust opponent with fast attacking players.We look at us and want to dominate and play our game like last, "said Demichelis for the game in London.