After a successful run, Bayern won the CWC tournament. Return to Germany was not so successful for Bayern Munich.
Injuries – the killer of Bayern’s success
Hans Flick’s team has serious problems with the injuries. There are many players on the injured list. Hans was not satisfied with the latest news – Tolisso got injured. The French attacker was in perfect shape. After returning to Germany, Tolisso scored a goal and gave an assist. He got injured during the training session. Tolisso got injured on Thursday evening, and Bayern left with a serious attacking line. Muller is still in self-isolation due to Covid-19.
Flick decided to start the match with an exciting line-up. Robert Lewandowski was a striker as always, and he was the only one in the box of Eintracht. Robert thoroughly took the penalty area, and he moved fast to confuse the defenders of Eintracht. Unfortunately to Bayern’s staff, Robert Lewandowski could not seriously impact the game. Sane and Coman were playing on the wings. While Tolisso, Gnabry and Muller can’t help the team, Sane and Coman had 90 minutes of play-time. Eintracht Frankfurt was without Andre Silva. The Portuguese striker is the team’s leading goal-scorer this season, so it was a big blow for the club. At the same time, Luka Jovic had an excellent performance in Andre’s absence.
Eintracht dominated the midfield.
Frankfurt players started the match in a high spirit. Their main target was an early goal, and soon they deserved it. Frankfurt opened the score-line in the first half. In just a few minutes, Frankfurt players increased the lead. Robert Lewandowski scored a goal in the second half, but it was not enough to save a point. Hans Flick was not satisfied with the result. He said that Bayern played the worst football in the first half. The team tried to save a point in the second half, but it was not enough. Flick believes that the team has problems with injuries, but eventually, they will get out of a bad run.