Schalke fail to trifle Mainz, Giroud shows previous form against Sunderland, and Kaiserslautern fall farther away from a chance at promotion.
The Friday showcase against Borussia Mönchengladbach begins the 49th Bundesliga campaign for the Recordmeisters. Here is the in depth, Bavarian Football Works preview of the 51st Bundesliga season.
FC Bayern won the 50th season of the Fußball Bundesliga with a 1-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt on Matchday 28
Schalke and Eintracht Frankfurt played to a 1-1 draw on Saturday, and both sides fell a place in the table.
Mario Mandzukic returns to the Bayern Munich side, and they host Eintracht Frankfurt in a match between top three sides.
With a 3-1 over Hannover, Eintracht Frankfurt return to their winning ways to stay five points back of Bayern Munich.