FC Bayern München can add yet another chapter to the Bundesliga record books on Matchday 9. - © gettyimages / Hassenstein
FC Bayern München can add yet another chapter to the Bundesliga record books on Matchday 9. - © gettyimages / Hassenstein
Bundesliga

The Guide: Matchday 9

Cologne - Homecomings, another Bundesliga record in FC Bayern München's crosshairs and much more besides: you do not want to miss Matchday 9.

With the international break done and dusted, allow bundesliga.com to ease you back into the swing of things with our essential guide to the coming weekend's action...

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Magic number nine

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The Piza factor

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Ground to make up

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The Schubert effect

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Top-four objective