October 24, 2020 9:58:11 pm
Robert Lewandowski scored a hat trick to assist Bayern Munich proceed the place it left off within the Bundesliga with a 5-0 rout of Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday.
The Poland star didn’t rating in Bayern’s 4-Zero defeat of Atletico Madrid of their Champions League opening sport on Wednesday and evidently felt the necessity to atone as he took his tally to 10 objectives in 5 Bundesliga video games.
Bayern suffered an early blow with Alphonso Davies going off with what regarded a nasty ankle harm within the third minute. Lucas Hernandez got here on for the 19-year-old Canadian.
The Lewandowski present began quickly after. The ahead was left in an excessive amount of area and broke the impasse within the 10th, then grabbed his second with a header contained in the left put up from a nook within the 25th, and he accomplished his hat trick within the 61st.
His job carried out, Lewandowski was taken off within the 68th as Bayern coach Hansi Flick made three modifications without delay.
Leroy Sane got here on for his harm comeback and marked the event with a high-quality purpose contained in the far put up 5 minutes later, and the 17-year-old Jamal Musiala wrapped up the scoring within the final minute.
LEIPZIG STAYS TOP
Marcel Sabitzer’s late penalty was sufficient for Leipzig to remain atop the league with a 2-1 win over Hertha Berlin.
Jhon Cordoba fired Hertha into an early lead, however Dayot Upamecano confirmed persistence to offer a fast response.
Hertha introduced on Deyovaisio Zeefuik on the break. The Dutch defender was booked virtually immediately and despatched off along with his second yellow card within the 50th.
Cordoba conceded the penalty for a foul on Willi Orban and Sabitzer determined the sport within the 77th.
Leipzig stayed one level away from Bayern after 5 video games.
HELP FROM CORNER FLAG
Hertha’s metropolis rival Union Berlin needed to be content material with a 1-1 draw with Freiburg.
The nook flag saved the ball in play for Freiburg and Vincenzo Grifo curled his shot in off the far put up within the 34th. But Union struck again due to Robert Andrich’s deflected shot two minutes later.
Borussia Monchengladbach got here again to beat backside membership Mainz 3-2 away.
Borussia Dortmund was internet hosting Schalke for the Ruhr derby later.