Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich misplaced their first sport since September on Friday as they threw away a two-goal result in lose 3-2 to Borussia Monchengladbach.
Hansi Flick’s males have been shocked by means of Hoffenheim 4 months in the past as Andrej Kramaric’s double impressed the underdogs to a stunning 4-1 win, however Bayern made up for that defeat by means of embarking on a 20-game unbeaten run in all competitions.
It appeared like Bayern have been going to make it 21 when Florian Neuhaus’ handball used to be noticed and punished with a penalty, from which Robert Lewandowski made no mistake. Europe’s height marksman now sits on 20 objectives from simply 14 video games.
The nice occasions stored on flowing as Bayern made it two within the 26th minute via Leon Goretzka, whose completed off a very good one-two with the unbelievable Leroy Sane with a rifled strike from lengthy vary to ease the drive on Bayern’s shoulders.
Alternatively, it would have carried out too excellent of a task of that as Flick’s aspect have been quickly punished for taking their foot off the gasoline pedal. Jonas Hofmann were given the comeback underway in a while after the 30 minutes mark, firing house to make sure Bayern’s run with out a blank sheet extends to 10 Bundesliga video games.
Hofmann snatched any other at the stroke of half-time, and it used to be Gladbach who have been pissed off to peer the referee blow his whistle for the period as they may sense Bayern were rattled.
No matter Flick mentioned all over the spoil, it clearly did not paintings as Gladbach have been forward after simply 4 mins.
Niklas Sule’s tame go used to be intercepted by means of Hofmann, whose lay-off allowed Neuhaus to compensate for his previous error with a wonderful strike which nestled into the top-right nook of Manuel Neuer’s target.
The defeat continues a being concerned pattern for Flick’s aspect, who’ve now fallen at the back of of their closing 9 Bundesliga video games. Whilst they have got handiest long past directly to drop issues in 3 of the ones, it is clearly one thing which the boss can be prepared to mend.
Bayern stay height of the Bundesliga on 33 issues, two issues forward of second-placed RB Leipzig. Julian Nagelsmann’s aspect may just bounce as much as the tip spot with a victory over Borussia Dortmund on Saturday.
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