Bundesliga Winners & Runners-up List & TV Channels Details

Bundesliga Winners & Runners-up List & TV Channels Details

Bundesliga is the top-level official German football league founded by Deutscher Fußball-Bund in August 1963. Bundesliga is the most commercialized, innovative, and most-watched football league, which engages football fans from all over the globe. The league runs from August to May and operates on a promotion and relegation system, with most games played on weekends. Over the years, the organization & structure of the Bundesliga has undergone frequent changes.

Bundesliga Winners & Runners-up List & TV Channels Details

Competition Structure:

Each of the 18 clubs plays against each other once in a home and away stadium.

  • Victory – 3 Points
  • Draw – single Point
  • Loss- Zero Point

The club with the highest points at the end of the season becomes the German champion. Four top-ranked teams automatically qualify for the UEFA Champions League group phase. The two lowest-ranked teams on the table are relegated, while the two highest-ranked teams in the 2. Bundesliga are promoted. The 16th-placed & third-placed team of the 2. The Bundesliga plays a two-leg play-off match. The winner of this match plays in the Bundesliga’s subsequent edition and the loser remains in the 2. Bundesliga.

Tie-breakers are applied in the following order:

  • Goal difference for the entire season
  • Total goals scored for the whole season
  • Head-to-head results 
  • Head-to-head goals scored
  • Head-to-head away goals scored
  • Total away goals scored for the whole season

Where can I watch matches of Bundesliga 2022-23?

You can easily watch live streaming on channels listed below:

Saturday Sky Sport Bundesliga

Which team has been the most successful in Bundesliga since its inaugural edition?

Bayern Munich is number one with 31 titles since the league’s inception & also crowned the championship in a recent edition (2021-22). 

How many teams will be competing in the 2022-23 Bundesliga?

A total of 18 teams will take part in the 2022-23 Bundesliga edition & their names are mentioned below;

  • FC Augsburg Bayer Leverkusen
  • VfL Bochum
  • Bayern Munich
  • Borussia Dortmund
  • Borussia Monchengladbach
  • SC Freiburg
  • Hertha BSC
  • Eintracht Frankfurt
  • 1899 Hoffenheim
  • 1. FC Koln
  • RB Leipzig
  • Mainz 05
  • Schalke 04
  • VfB Stuttgart
  • Union Berlin
  • Werder Bremen
  • VfL Wolfsburg

Bundesliga – Facts File & Figures:

No. of teams18
Domestic CupsDFB- PokalDFL- Supercup
International CupsUEFA Europa League, UEFA Champions League & UEFA Europa Conference League
Most Successful TeamBayern Munich (31 titles)
Top goalscorerGerd Müller (365)  

Bundesliga- Winners & Runners-up over the years

Bayern Munich  3110
Borussia Dortmund58
Borussia Monchengladbach  52
Werder Bremen  47
Hamburger SV35
VfB Stuttgart  32
FC Koln  25
FC Kaiserslautern21
1860 Munich11
VfL Wolfsburg  11
Eintracht Braunschweig1 
FC Nurnberg1 
Schalke 047
Bayer Leverkusen5
RB Leipzig2
Meidericher SV1
Alemannia Aache1
Hertha BSC1


In this article, I have written about the Bundesliga’s most successful team, the number of teams participating in the Bundesliga & channels where you can easily watch live streaming of the Bundesliga.The article also covers the facts file & club’s performances (winners & runners-up) since its first edition.