Mario Götze took part in a spot of Taiji in Shanghai on Tuesday morning - © © gettyimages
Mario Götze took part in a spot of Taiji in Shanghai on Tuesday morning - © © gettyimages

Bayern in China: Day 5

Shanghai - Day five of Bayern's tour in China brought with it friendly action, and a chance to see how Pep Guardiola's side's preparations for the new season are shaping up.

As ever, kept you to date with all the latest from the Bayern camp on their tour of the Far East.

Pep praise

After watching his side see off Valencia (click here for match highlights) and Inter Milan, Pep Guardiola has no complaints about how FC Bayern are shaping up in China...

Celebration time

Bayern better make some more space in that famous trophy cabinet of theirs...

Two out of two

First Valencia; now Inter. Bayern are finding their groove in China. Next up: Guangzhou Evergrande on 23 July.

Lahm relief

Pep Guardiola will be delighted to learn that his captain is OK after taking a knock in the first half...

Go, go Götze!

Mario Götze breaks the deadlock in Shanghai. Lovely move and a deserved lead for the Bundesliga champions.

Second half

Pep Guardiola has made a number of changes to his side at the interval, including the introduction of Mario Götze.

Lahm goes close

Lahm’s effort was the last clear-cut chance of the first half. 0-0 at half time in Shangjai.

Wonderful atmosphere

Not a bad turnout at all in Shanghai, where it remains goalless between FC Bayern München and Inter.

Still goalless...

But Bayern have gone close to breaking the deadlock through David Alaba. Can they find a way through the Inter rearguard before the interval?

Here we go!

And we’re off! Make sure you stay tuned for updates from the Shanghai Stadium as Pep Guardiola’s side look to make it two out of two in China…

Seconds away…

Deafening support

Fans inside the Shanghai Stadium are cranking up the volume as kick-off approaches...

Excitement building

The Shanghai Stadium is filling up nicely ahead of Bayern’s second friendly of their tour of China. Can they build on their 4-1 victory over Valencia today?

Team news

Here’s the FC Bayern starting line-up for today’s friendly against Internazionale Milano:

…and on the bench

Neuer looks ahead

Manuel Neuer has been speaking to ahead of today’s friendly with Internazionale Milano. Find out what he had to say by clicking on the play button below.


Not long until kick-off at the Shanghai Stadium...

A different type of training...

Mario Götze showed off his Kung-Fu skills this morning.

Alonso impressed

Xabi Alonso has also been speaking to the media on Tuesday morning - the veteran midfielder has nothing but praise for FC Bayern’s legions of Chinese supporters.

Lahm's view

Captain Philipp Lahm is looking forward to tonight's game against the Nerazzuri."We have three good friendlies [while here in China]," he says in the tweet below. "We can try some things out, including tonight against Inter."

Quite the show

The Bayern players enjoyed a private audience with world-famous Chinese concert pianist Lang Lang earlier today.

Seems so far away...

Relive a busy day for Bayern yesterday here.