Bayern Munich crushed its guest, Augsburg, 5-3, in the meeting that brought the two teams together today, Saturday, at the “Allianz Arena”, in the 24th round of the Bundesliga competition.
Bayern vs Augsburg
The Augsburg team started scoring in the second minute at the start of the match through Merjim Berisha.
Bayern Munich responded with four goals through Joao Cancelo, Benjamin Pavard two goals, and Leroy Sane in the 15th, 19th, 35th, and 45th minutes of the match.
In the second half, Augsburg narrowed the difference, by scoring the second goal in the 60th minute, from a penalty kick by Merjim Berisha.
Alfonso Davies added the fifth goal of the Bavarian team in the 74th minute, and Ervin Cardona concluded Augsburg’s goals by scoring the third goal in the third minute of time instead of losing the match.
Bayern Munich strengthened its lead in the Bundesliga ranking table, with 52 points, 3 points ahead of runner-up Borussia Dortmund with 49 points, and Augsburg’s balance stopped at 27 points in thirteenth place.
Bayern Munich participated in the meeting with the following formation:
- Goalkeeper: Jan Sommer
- Defense: Upamecano, De Ligt, Pavard, Cancelo
- Midfield: Kimmich, Davies, Musiala
- Attack: Sadio Mane, Leroy Sane, Gnabry