The 2012–13 UEFA Champions League was the 58th season of Europe's premier club football tournament organised by UEFA, and the 21st season since it was renamed from the European Champion Clubs' Cup to the UEFA Champions League.  Bayern won 3–1.  Theodor Gebre Selassie scored an own goal that put Bayern up 3–0.  Under FIFA rules, clubs must let players report to national teams 14 days prior to the start of a tournament. , Bayern faced 1. But many changes are on the horizon for the team and expectations for next season are high.  Bayern won 4–0. , Bayern faced BATE Borisov on 5 December.  Emre Can started for Bayern, making his Bundesliga debut.
Key to colours in group tables Group winners and runners-up advanced to the round of 16: Third-placed teams entered the Europa League at the round of 32
, Bayern started March with a league match against 1899 Hoffenheim on 3 March. Led by Alberto and Deulofeu Barcelona B scored 76 goals in the season, second highest in the league, only behind Castilla. , A large part of the distributed revenue from the UEFA Champions League is linked to the "market pool", the distribution of which is determined by the value of the television market in each country. How will Barcelona line up against Ferencvaros. Last updated: 18 May 2013Source:   Bayern went on to face Borussia Dortmund on 4 May in the Bundesliga.
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 Bayern attempted to reach an "amicable solution". For the 2012–13 UEFA Champions League, the associations are allocated places according to their 2011 UEFA country coefficients, which takes into account their performance in European competitions from 2006–07 to 2010–11.  At the age of 17 years and 251 days, Højbjerg became the youngest Bundesliga player in Bayern's history, breaking David Alaba's record of 17 years and 255 days. , Bayern began pre-season training on 3 July. The only strong point in the defensive line was at left-back where Grimaldo made 22 starts, but then suffered a torn ACL. Statistics exclude qualifying rounds and play-off round. In the knockout phase, teams played against each other over two legs on a home-and-away basis, except for the one-match final.  The media criticized Hungarian referee Viktor Kassai for not calling a penalty shot against Gerard Piqué in the 15th minute, Alexis Sánchez in the 32nd minute, and allowing Mario Gómez's goal to stand when he was in an offside position.  Bayern then played in the first round of the DFB-Pokal against Jahn Regensburg on 20 August.  Bayern sent a "polite" letter asking for their release for the final, however the CBF responded with a "polite" letter rejecting it. , Bayern faced Fortuna Düsseldorf on 20 October. Gustavo Ledes Luís Gustavo Ledes Evangelista dos Santos. The draw for the play-off round was held on 10 August 2012. ", "Bayern Munich 'most valuable football brand, "3:2! This was the first all-German final, and the fourth final to feature two teams from the same association, after the finals of 2000, 2003, and 2008. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.  Bayern CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge blamed FIFA, the CBF and the German Football Association (DFB). Meister Bayern stellt 30 Rekorde auf", "Alaba makes comeback in 2–0 friendly win", "Junior hopefuls shine in 7–0 friendly romp", "Festival for fans at Dream Game in Selters", "Drei Bayern können 2012 Weltfußballer werden", 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification – UEFA Group C, UEFA Women's Euro 2013 qualifying Group 2, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=2012–13_FC_Bayern_Munich_season&oldid=978973555, 2012–13 UEFA Champions League participants seasons, German football championship-winning seasons, Short description is different from Wikidata, Pages using football box collapsible with unsupported stack parameter, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Consecutive matches with at least one goal.  Bayern finished matchday 2 in first place. The main reason behind Barcelona B's poor end to the season, apart from coach Eusebio Sacristan, is the team's defense.
, Bayern faced SC Freiburg on 28 November. To replace the departing players Barcelona have confirmed seven Juvenil A players will be promoted. You could make a case that the best regularly used defender was Alejandro Grimaldo, who is an attacking minded left-back. Also, it has to be said that both goalkeepers, Oier Olazabal and Jordi Masip, had very strong seasons between the goalposts so the team's defensive record could've been even worse.
 On 29 August, Karl Hopfner, Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board for Bayern Munich AG, announced he will leave the club on 31 December 2012 due to health reasons.  Bayern won 2–1 with goals from Mario Mandžukić and Thomas Müller.
The association ranking based on the UEFA country coefficients is used to determine the number of participating teams for each association:. The club would end the season claiming the Treble, winning the Bundesliga, the UEFA Champions League and the DFB-Pokal.
 Bayern had training in Qatar.  Bayern won 3–2.
But one thing that has to change next season is the team's performances.  with the Brazilian Football Confederation but failed. ), was surprisingly involved in 13 goals this season, despite making only 26 appearances.  Mathis Bolly and Andreas Lambertz scored for Fortuna Düsseldorf.
 The German Football Association blamed the Brazilian Football Confederation.
 Bayern were drawn against Valencia, Lille, and BATE Borisov.  Karl Hopfner applied for managing director of the club in October 1982 after seeing a job ad for the position in the Süddeutsche Zeitung.  Jupp Heynckes believed that the 2012–13 squad is better than the previous season's squad.  Bayern won 4–3.  Bayern won 3–0 with goals from Müller Shaqiri and Luiz Gustavo.
 Bayern finished August with their opening match of the Bundesliga campaign on 25 August against Greuther Fürth.