Robert Lewandowski saved an important point in the match against Union. Bayern Munich was not playing well and Robert scored a screamer for one point.

Pre-match preparations

Bayern Munich won the group in Champions League. They had a mid-week match against Lokomotiv Moscow. Keep in mind that Union Berlin had seven days for the preparations. Bayern won the mid-week game and will be waiting for next CL opponent on Monday’s qualifiers. 

Early goal from Union Berlin

Flick decided to start the match with Davies. On Friday, German coach noted that Bayern lacked Davies’ pace. American youngster is very fast and his wing is always very sharp in big games. That’s why Flick decided to start a match with Davies. At the same time, Robert Lewandowski was playing as the main striker. Gnabry and French Coman were playing from the wings. 

Union Berlin could score an early goal. In just four minutes, Union could score a goal and take a lead. In this case, Promel was successful and scored a beautiful goal. In the first half, Bayern was controlling the ball but could not make a serious impact on the result. Union Berlin was playing on counter-attacks. Those counter attacks were sharp and aggressive from the host team.

Robert Lewandowski scored a screamer in second half

In the second half, Flick added Leroy Sane to the attacking line. In just a few minutes, Robert Lenwadowski scored a really beautiful goal. From a very sharp attack, Coman passed to Robert and the striker did his job perfectly. Sane, Gnabry and Coman were very aggressive in the attacking line. Bayern Munich was playing for three points and it was visible on the attacking line of the team. Main three were attacking with Lewandowski as the main striker. Union Berlin did a perfect job but saved their net in the second half as Bayern had many moments to score.