Article 54 — Bayern Munich Champions of Germany (Again)

Due to my association and connection to the Italian Serie A and English Premier League, I have loyally followed both those leagues from the time I started watching football in the early 90s. However, that doesn’t mean I don’t know anything about other leagues in Europe.

Before the days of Google, I used to read a lot on the history of the World Cup, European Championships, European Cup/Champions League, UEFA Cup and the now-defunct Cup Winners Cup. I would notice the names of the winners and the runners-up. For the club sides, I would…