Bayern beat Leipzig to inch closer to Bundesliga title

Leon Goretzka's first-half goal was enough to give Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich a crucial 1-0 victory at second-placed RB Leipzig on Saturday.

4/3/2021 Reuters
  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 26
    • Nordi Mukiele Yellow Card
  • 33
    • Joshua Kimmich Yellow Card
  • 37
    • Marcel Sabitzer Yellow Card
  • 38
    • Leon Goretzka Goal
  • 45
    • On: Justin Kluivert|Off: Emil Forsberg
  • HT
    • First Half ends, RB Leipzig 0, FC Bayern München 1.
  • 61
    • Dayot Upamecano Yellow Card
  • 72
    • On: Serge Gnabry|Off: Kingsley Coman
  • 72
    • On: Jamal Musiala|Off: Leon Goretzka
  • 73
    • On: Yussuf Poulsen|Off: Dani Olmo
  • 73
    • On: Alexander Sørloth|Off: Amadou Haidara
  • 81
    • On: Javi Martínez|Off: Leroy Sané
  • 81
    • Lucas Hernández Yellow Card
  • 82
    • On: Hwang Hee-Chan|Off: Tyler Adams
  • 88
    • On: Ibrahima Konaté|Off: Yussuf Poulsen
  • FT
    • Second Half ends, RB Leipzig 0, FC Bayern München 1.
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LEI
4-3-3
  • 1Gulácsi
  • 16Klostermann
  • 5Upamecano
  • 4Orban
  • 22Mukiele
  • 7Sabitzer
  • 14Adams
    On: Hwang Hee-Chan | Off: Tyler Adams
  • 25Olmo
    On: Yussuf Poulsen | Off: Dani OlmoOn: Ibrahima Konaté | Off: Yussuf Poulsen
  • 8Haidara
    On: Alexander Sørloth | Off: Amadou Haidara
  • 10Forsberg
    On: Justin Kluivert | Off: Emil Forsberg
  • 18Nkunku
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Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 5
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Red Bull Arena
  • ,
  • Leipzig

Match Commentary

- Match ends, RB Leipzig 0, FC Bayern München 1.
90'+4' Second Half ends, RB Leipzig 0, FC Bayern München 1.
90'+3' Attempt missed. Marcel Sabitzer (RB Leipzig) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left following a corner.

Match Stats

LEI
MUN

Possession

54% 46%

Shots (on Goal)

14 (2)
9 (5)
LEI MUN
13 Fouls 9
3 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
6 Offsides 5
8 Corner Kicks 4
4 Saves 2
Data is currently unavailable.

German Bundesliga Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Bayern Munich 32 +52 74
2 RB Leipzig 32 +29 64
3 VfL Wolfsburg 32 +25 60
4 Borussia Dortmund 32 +25 58
5 Eintracht Frankfurt 32 +15 57
6 Bayer Leverkusen 32 +16 51
7 Borussia Monchengladbach 32 +7 46
8 FC Union Berlin 32 +6 46
9 SC Freiburg 32 +2 44
10 VfB Stuttgart 32 +2 42
11 TSG Hoffenheim 32 -3 39
12 Mainz 32 -16 36
13 Hertha Berlin 32 -10 34
14 FC Augsburg 32 -17 33
15 Werder Bremen 32 -17 31
16 Arminia Bielefeld 32 -28 31
17 FC Cologne 32 -27 29
18 Schalke 04 32 -61 13