Bayern Munich win EIGHTH straight Bundesliga title as Robert Lewandowski goal seals victory at Werder Bremen

Bayern Munich win EIGHTH straight Bundesliga title as Robert Lewandowski goal seals victory at Werder Bremen thumbnail

champions By Jackson Cole 16th June 2020, 9:28 pm Updated: 16th June 2020, 10:10 pm Another season, another Bundesliga title for Bayern Munich – it’s now eight in a row for the serial winners from Bavaria. It was done in not very typical Bayern style as they edged to a 1-0 victory at strugglers Werder Bremen but this victory was their eleventh on the spin. Getty Images – Getty Eight Bundesliga titles in a row hasn’t been done before Star striker Robert Lewandowski‘s goal just before half-time sealed the win in front of an empty Weser Stadium – incredibly, this is his 46th strike in all competitions this term. Lewandowski has scored 31 times during the 2019/20 Bundesliga campaign – his latest strike seeing him controlling the ball with his chest and then volleying past Jiri Pavlenka. AFP Lewandowski has 46 goals in 40 appearances this term AFP Lewandowski has been nothing short of clinical this season The Poland international nearly doubled his tally after the break but was denied by the offside flag. There were some nervous moments at the end of the match when full-back Alphonso Davies was dismissed for two yellow card offences on 79 minutes. Davies, 19, was fortunate to stay on the pitch after lashing out at Leonardo Bittencourt on 19 minutes. He did eventually see red for a brutal challenge on Milos Veljkovic. Getty Images – Getty Canadian Davies was shown the red card but it didn’t affect the result However, it didn’t matter as the win moved Bayern into an unassailable ten-point lead ahead of second-placed Borussia Dortmund, who have three league games remaining. Bayern win the title having had to wait almost three months for football to resume due to the coronavirus crisis. This is Bayern’s 30th Bundesliga crown in their history which is more than any other club in Germany. Getty Images – Getty Bayern have won all seven matches since the Bundesliga season restarted,
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