With the return of the Bundesliga for the second leg of its 50. season, the Bundesliga50 series continues with the 3rd part of the history of the German football league. This part will focus on the 1980s.
After the first taste of success during the 1960s and the most successful decade for the national team, the 1970s, the 1980s saw German football establishing a status quo. Bayern’s domestic dominance became manifest with 6 league titles and 3 DFB-Cups. Internationally, German clubs managed a meagre 2 triumphs, Hamburg in 1983 winning the European Cup while M