The German league also known as the Bundesliga is the third best league in Europe. The top team in the league is Bayern Munich who have won the German championship 29 times. The Bundesliga was established in 1963 and before that the German league was divided into several districts that competed in internal competitions between them. The German league numbered 18 teams. It also has a second division (the second Bundesliga). The two teams that finish in the last places in the league are relegated to the second league and the team that finishes above them competes in the playoffs from the second league. The German league sends 4 teams to the Champions League every year, also two teams from the German league play in the Europa League. The league is known for its fine attacks and open and varied form of play.