Bavarian crisis? FC Bayern won in the Bundesliga, but is not convincing ahead of the Champions League | Soccer


The Bayern Munich won this Saturday 1-0 against Augsburg in a game in which, however, he went through a lot of trouble, especially in the first half, and left many doubts ahead of the second leg

against Villarreal.

Bayern came out with four changes compared to the team that had started the match against Villarreal last Wednesday. Tanguy Nianzou, Omar Richards, Leon Goretzka and Leroy Sané were in the starting lineup in place of Lucas Hernández, Alphonso Davies, Jamal Musiala and Kingsley Coman.

Lucas Hernandez was missing due to a blow to the thigh and Süle for a slight fever.

The reaction that was expected after the defeat against Villarreal was not seen on the pitch. Bayern had problems almost from the beginning. He had problems arriving and also had problems behind of which Augsburg could have taken more advantage with greater precision in the last pass.

Although the party started with a good cross from Serge Gnabry that Robert Lewandowski did not manage to head for very little later it was Augsburg who had good situations in the area.

In the 4 a center of Iago, after a good overflow on the leftno receiver found.

The best chance for Augsburg, who were defending high and trying to give Bayern work in their own half, came in the 12th minute.after a bad pass from Nianzou that left André Hahn with a free path to Manuel Neuer’s goal.

In the end, Dayot Upamecano managed to react and save inside the area, avoiding Hahn’s shot.

on the 18th a deflected shot from Joshua Kimmich It was the best chance Bayern had throughout the first half.

Bayern in general, despite having advantages in possession of the ball, showed many symptoms of insecurity. The match in many aspects it was similar to the match against Villarreal that left the Bavarians with many unknowns.

In the second half Bayern improved, they had much more control and in minute 47 they had their first clear chance with a rRobert Lewandowwki’s header that goalkeeper Rafal Gikiewicz he deflected to a corner kick with a good save.

Jamal Musiala’s entry for Gnabry after the break gave Bayern’s game more variety. They would come in later Davies for Richards and Sabitzer for Goretzka, in 55, and Coman for Sané in 64.

A second chancee had produced in 63 with a shot from outside the area by Kimmich that Giekiwiz fumbled for a corner kick.

Arrivals multiplied. In minute 75 with a deflected shot inside the Musiala area It was close.

The pressure ended up leading to a penalty, when Lewandowski’s header was intercepted with the hand by a defender. Lewandowski himself took over and charged and scored. It was the 82nd minute and the road for Bayern had been long.

In the remaining minutes, Bayern had chances for the second. The best was a shot to the crossbar by Kimmich. But the game, especially the first part, leaves doubts for the second leg against Villarreal.

With the victory the Bayern maintains its 9-point lead and his path to the title does not seem to go wrong but another thing is what happens in the Champions League.

the dortmund he had already beaten Stuttgart 0-2 last night, with two goals from Julian Brandt.

In the other games played Today the comeback of Colonia stands out who beat Mainz 3-2 after being 0-2 down on the scoreboard.

Wolfsburgo thrashed Arminia Bielefeld 4-0 and Borussia Mönchengladbach beat bottom club Fürth 0-2.

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