FC Bayern leaves Viktoria Pilsen behind and takes the lead in Group C

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FC Bayern Munich received Victoria Pilsen at 6.45 p.m. on behalf of the 3rd day of the Champions League. A great opportunity to take an almost definitive lead at the top of Group C after the first two convincing victories against Inter Milan (2-0) and FC Barcelona (2-0). Bayern didn’t pass up the opportunity and easily edged out opponents too uninspired to challenge their dominance 4-0. In the first third, the attackers of the German club torpedoed the Czech defense. Combined with a constant pressing that did not allow Michal Bilek’s players to get the ball out of their half of the field. Leroy Sané was the first to shine with a clear shot that fooled Marian Tvrdon after a one-two with Jamal Musiala (7′, 1-0). A few minutes later, Serge Gnabry was able to equalize thanks to the good collective work of his teammates (13th, 2-0). Sadio Mané put himself through the defense much too loosely and brought in the Czech goalkeeper (21st, 3-0). Just after the half-hour Jamal Musiala considered adding some breadth to the game, but his goal was eventually ruled out after his Senegalese team-mate was flagged for offside on the penultimate pass that prompted Bayern to take action again (36′).

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As usual, the Bayern players didn’t let go of the return from the locker room. And just five minutes after the break, Leroy Sané was able to crack a brace after a pass from Sadio Mané thanks to subtle control and a perfectly executed shot (50′, 4-0). On the hour, Eric Choupo-Moting, who returned for Musiala at the beginning of the second period, used a pass from Leon Goretzka to join in by crossing the opposing goalkeeper with another shot into the goal (59′, 5-0). The encounter continued at the same pace until the final whistle, despite a few Bayern chances (Marcel Sabitzer, 76th; Serge Gnabry, 82nd) ​​and a small Czech attempt, which was well captured by Manuel Neuer (Modou N’diaye, 70th). was, without new success ) . Thanks to this third win in as many games, Bayern sit at the top of Group C with nine points but also nine goals and three clean sheets, while Viktoria Pilsen is dead in the same group with no points on the clock yet. Now there is a duel between Inter and Barça at 9 p.m.

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