The Bavarian giants have a four-point lead at the top of Bundesliga and are one of the favorites to win the Champions League this season.
Union Berlin did not have the quality to pose Bayern Munich any problems. They did not. But it needed quite an effort from the Bavarian defense to keep the hosts at bay.
Football is defined by fine margins. And when these margins start to grow, the glaring issues become visible for everyone. Their issues were laid bare under Niko Kovac.
Bayern have not had time to stabilize or reinforce themselves under Dietmar Flick. But it is believed they are a different side. Not the same one which were beaten 5-1 by Eintracht Frankfurt.
It is difficult to understand why Die Roten are being heralded as the most dominant force in world football. They are favorites to win the Champions League and tipped to retain their German domestic c title.
Here are the reasons why we believe Bayern Munich are over hyped and can fail.