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Best XI: Bayern Munich in the 21st century

FC Bayern Muenchen Celebrate Winning Bundesliga, Champions League and DFB Cup
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Bayern Munich is the most successful German football club with 29 Bundesliga titles, 19 DFB-Pokals and five European Cups.

They’ve dominated German football in the past 20 years, winning the league 14 times, including seven in a row.

The Bavarians have had a few great generations in the 21st century, from Ottmar Hitzfeld’s European Champions from 2001 to Jupp Heynckes’s Champions League winners and Pep Guardiola’s tiki-taka side.

Let’s list the Best XI, picking Bayern Munich’s best player in each position since the start of the new Millennium.