14 Mar Werder Bremen vs. Bayern Munich – Football Match Report – March 13, 2021
Bayern Munich cruised to a 3-1 victory at Werder Bremen on Saturday with striker Robert Lewandowski climbing to second place within the Bundesliga’s all-time scorers listing because the champions opened up a five-point lead on the high.
The 32-year-old Lewandowski, the 2020 FIFA World Participant, twice hit the woodwork early within the second half earlier than tapping in for to make it 3-Zero and be part of Klaus Fischer on 268 Bundesliga targets, second on the all-time scorers listing solely to Gerd Mueller and his astonishing 365-goal file.
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The Bavarians, who welcome Lazio for his or her Champions League Spherical of 16 second leg on Wednesday, had been by no means troubled by the hosts, and Leon Goretzka headed them into the lead within the 22nd minute.
Thomas Mueller then delivered his 13th help of the season within the 35th for Serge Gnabry to fit in.
Lewandowski, who has additionally performed for Borussia Dortmund within the Bundesliga, was decided to hitch them on the rating sheet after the break. However within the 54th after which 58th minute, he hit the woodwork, and twice extra Werder keeper Jiri Pavlenka denied him with excellent saves.
However a fortunate bounce from a Kingsley Coman cross within the 67th allowed the Poland ahead to faucet in from shut vary and take his league tally this season to 32 targets, one step nearer to Gerd Mueller’s league file of 40 targets in a season courting again to the 1971/72 marketing campaign.
Lewandowski hit the publish a 3rd time within the 78th minute and Niclas Fuellkrug scored a late purpose for the hosts as Bayern moved as much as 58 factors, with second-placed RB Leipzig, on 53, in motion in opposition to Eintracht Frankfurt on Sunday.
VfL Wolfsburg climbed to 3rd spot on 48 factors with a 5-Zero demolition of basement membership Schalke 044.