Champions League build-up

Home is where the heart is for Bayern

May 18, 2012
By John Brewin, Senior Editor
There were beers being sunk at Heathrow Airport at 7am, and even a few half-hearted Chelsea songs attempted as time ticked down to flights to Munich. A long weekend of consumption awaited, and Bavaria's capital was ready for them. Having held an Olympic Games and a World Cup final in the 1970s, and a modern World Cup in 2006, it is a city more than capable of assimilating a huge event such as this, even when it holds such high stakes for the city and state.

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