FC Bayern Munich has submitted within the long-distance duel with Bayer Leverkusen for the lead within the Bundesliga. The document champions simply received their dwelling sport in opposition to VfL Bochum 7-0 (4-0) on Saturday afternoon and pushed Bayer out of the highest place, at the very least for in the future. Leverkusen can as soon as once more overtake the defending champions within the dwelling sport on Sunday (3:30 p.m./Dazn) in opposition to newly promoted workforce 1. FC Heidenheim.
As anticipated, Borussia Dortmund had much more hassle within the 1-0 (0-0) win in opposition to VfL Wolfsburg, who had began the season strongly. Cup winners RB Leipzig additionally needed to battle lengthy and exhausting for his or her 1-0 (0-0) win at Borussia Mönchengladbach. FC Augsburg achieved their first win of the season with a 2-1 (2-1) win in opposition to the brand new backside of the desk, 1. FSV Mainz 05.
Bayern acquired off to a lightning begin and took the lead within the 4th minute by means of Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, who was surprisingly included within the beginning line-up. Star striker Harry Kane (twelfth minute, 54th/hand penalty, 88th) along with his objectives of the season 5, six and 7, Matthijs de Ligt (twenty ninth), Leroy Sané (thirty eighth) and Mathys Tel (81st) scored the opposite objectives .
Dortmund earned their success in opposition to Wolfsburg because of a rise in efficiency within the second half and a purpose from Marco Reus (69th). “It was an general very composed efficiency from a workforce that had by no means performed collectively like this earlier than,” concluded Reus. “We had Wolfsburg below management after which it was a matter of time earlier than we made it 1-0.”
The match winner for Leipzig was Timo Werner, who was lately unfortunate and far criticized. The attacker, who was lately not chosen for the nationwide workforce, ended his purpose drought with the successful purpose (75th) in Gladbach.
Augsburg fell behind early on because of a purpose conceded by Ludovic Ajorque (sixth), and a second Mainz purpose within the robust opening part by Stefan Bell was disallowed for offside after video proof. The hosts then awoke and turned the sport round because of a brace from Ermedin Demirovic (fifteenth, forty fifth).