Bayern Munich is very close to leadership. Monchengladbach keeps winning, but Bayern is back in action, and the team is very close to the leader of the Bundesliga.

Pre-match preparations

Flick’s team scored four goals in the last away match of Bundesliga. Fans were waiting for a better score-line against Schalke. As you may know, Bayern Munich signed Real Madrid’s player. Odriozola met with Zidane, and both decided that it would be better to join another team. Bayern Munich signed Odriozola on loan till the summer of 2020.

1st half of the match

Flick chose to start with three attacking players. Coutinho was on the bench again. As it seems, the German coach does not have trust in Brazilian midfielder. It’s believed that Coutinho will be back in Barcelona in the summer. Flick started the match with Robert Lewandowski as a center forward. Robert was playing along with Thomas Muller and Ivan Perisic.

Robert Lewandowski opened the score in the first half. On the 6th minute, Robert used the mistake of Schalke’s defenders and scored the goal. Bayern Munich could score another goal by the end of the first half. On 38th minute, Robert Lewandowski scored another goal. Unfortunately to Bayern fans, VAR decided that it was not a goal.

On the 45th minute, Thomas Muller could increase the lead. Bayern’s winger was the first in the penalty area, and the goalkeeper of Schalke was helpless.

2nd half of the match

Bayern Munich was able to score three more goals in the second half. No 50th minute, Goretkza scored the third goal for Bayern Munich. It was shot outside of the edge of the penalty area. On the 58th minute, Robert Lewandowski assisted to Thiago Alcantara. The midfielder of Bayern Munich scored the goal and increased the lead of team to 4 goals. The last goals were scored on 89th minute when Gnabry shot the ball from the outside of the box.