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.

4/4/2021 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 33 +52 75
2 RB Leipzig 33 +29 65
3 Borussia Dortmund 33 +27 61
4 VfL Wolfsburg 33 +25 61
5 Eintracht Frankfurt 33 +14 57
6 Bayer Leverkusen 33 +16 52
7 FC Union Berlin 33 +6 47
8 Borussia Monchengladbach 33 +6 46
9 VfB Stuttgart 33 +3 45
10 SC Freiburg 33 +2 45
11 TSG Hoffenheim 33 -3 40
12 FC Augsburg 33 -15 36
13 Mainz 33 -18 36
14 Hertha Berlin 33 -10 35
15 Arminia Bielefeld 33 -28 32
16 Werder Bremen 33 -19 31
17 FC Cologne 33 -27 30
18 Schalke 04 33 -60 16