FC Bayern Munich (women)

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Bayern Munich
FC Bayern München logo (2017).svg
Full name FC Bayern München
Founded 1970; 48 years ago (1970)
Ground Grünwalder Stadion
Ground Capacity 12,500
Chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge
Head Coach Thomas Wörle
League Bundesliga
2017–18 2nd
Active departments of
FC Bayern Munich
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Football (men's) Football II (men's) Football JT (men's)
Football pictogram.svg Football pictogram.svg Basketball pictogram.svg
Football (women's) Football (seniors) Basketball
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Handball Chess Bowling
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Table tennis Referees

FC Bayern Munich Women is a German football club based in Munich, Bavaria. It currently plays in the Frauen-Bundesliga, the top women's league in Germany.


The club achieved promotion to the Bundesliga in 2000. In 2009, Bayern were runners-up in the Bundesliga, trailing champion Turbine Potsdam by a single goal. In the 2011–12 season on 12 May 2012, FC Bayern Munich dethroned the German Cup title holders 1. FFC Frankfurt with a 2–0 in the 2011–12 final in Cologne and celebrated the biggest success of the club's history since winning the championship in 1976.[1] In 2015 they won the Bundesliga for the first time, without any defeat.[2] They won the 2015–16 Bundesliga, for the second time in a row.[3]




  • Bavarian women's football championship:[4] 1972–1990 (19 consecutive), 2000, 2004
  • Bavarian cup:[5] 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990


Record in UEFA Women's Champions League[edit]

Bayern Munich set a few international records in their campaign to qualify for the 2009–10 UEFA Women's Champions League:

All results (away, home and aggregate) list Bayern Munich's goal tally first.

Competition Round Club Away Home Aggregate
2009–2010 Qualifying round Scotland Glasgow City 5–2
Georgia (country) Norchi Dinamoeli Tbilisi 19–0
Lithuania Gintra Universitetas Šiauliai (Host) 8–0
Round of 32 Hungary Viktória Szombathely 5–0 a 4–2 9–2
Round of 16 France Montpellier 0–0 a 0–1 a.e.t. 0–1
2015–2016 Round of 32 Netherlands Twente Enschede 1–1 a 2–2 3–3 (agr)
2016–2017 Round of 32 Scotland Hibernian Edinburgh 6–0 a 4–1 10–1
Round of 16 Russia Rossiyanka Khimki 4–0 4–0 a 8–0
Quarter-final France Paris Saint-Germain 0–4 1–0 a 1–4
2017–2018 Round of 32 England Chelsea 0–1 a 2–1 2–2 (agr)

a First leg.

Current squad[edit]

As of 8 July 2018[citation needed]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
2 United States DF Gina Lewandowski
4 Germany DF Kristin Demann
6 Netherlands MF Lineth Beerensteyn
7 Germany MF Melanie Behringer
8 Germany MF Melanie Leupolz
9 Serbia FW Jovana Damnjanović
10 Netherlands MF Jill Roord
11 Germany FW Lena Lotzen
12 Germany MF Sydney Lohmann
13 Czech Republic FW Lucie Voňková
14 Sweden FW Fridolina Rolfö
No. Position Player
17 Germany MF Verena Wieder
18 Slovakia MF Dominika Škorvánková
19 Austria DF Carina Wenninger
20 Germany DF Leonie Maier
21 Germany DF Simone Laudehr
22 Germany MF Verena Faißt
23 Germany FW Mandy Islacker
27 Germany DF Anna Gerhardt
28 Netherlands GK Jacintha Weimar
29 Germany FW Nicole Rolser
31 Austria GK Manuela Zinsberger
33 Germany MF Sara Däbritz

Former players[edit]

Second team[edit]

The women's second team won the championship in the 2008–09 Regionalliga (Süd) and thus plays in the Second Bundesliga (Süd) since 2009–10.[6] Bayern II is managed by Nathalie Bischof.[7]


  1. ^ "FC Bayern ist Pokalsieger - im dritten Anlauf!" (in German). kicker.de. 12 May 2012. Retrieved 13 May 2012. 
  2. ^ "Münchnerinnen sind Frauenfußball-Meister!". kicker.de. 10 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "FCB women crowned champions". Archived from the original on 13 May 2016. Retrieved 12 May 2016. 
  4. ^ "Siegerliste Bayerische Frauenmeisterschaft" (in German). Bavarian Football Association. 2008. Archived from the original on 2 June 2009. Retrieved 26 June 2009. 
  5. ^ "Wissenswertes – Sportliche Erfolge" (in German). FC Bayern Frauenfußball. 2008. Retrieved 26 June 2009. 
  6. ^ "2. Mannschaft: Meisterschaft und 2. Bundesliga Süd!" (in German). FC Bayern women's section. 24 May 2009. Retrieved 29 June 2009. 
  7. ^ "Steckbriefe – Coach Nathalie Bischof" (in German). FC Bayern women's section. 2012. Retrieved 4 September 2013. 

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