7 Records of Bayern Munich’s Big Wins over RB Salzburg

Bayern Munich managed to beat RB Salzburg with a score of 7-1 on leg the second round of the last sixteen of the European Champions League at the Allianz Arena, Wednesday (9/3/2022) early morning WIB. Seven goals Die Roten in that match created thanks to Robert Lewandowski (3 goals), Thomas Muller (2 goals), Serge Gnabry (1 goal), and Leroy Sane (1 goal).

Meanwhile, RB Salzburg’s only goal came from young midfielder Maurits Kjaergaard. The landslide victory led Julian Nagelsmann’s team to qualify for the quarter-finals.

1. Bayern Munich is very dominant in the Champions League

7 Interesting Notes Bayern Munich's Big Win over RB SalzburgBayern Munich players celebrate after Serge Gnabry scored a goal against RB Salzburg in the Champions League. (twitter.com/FCBayernEN)

Sunday’s 7-1 win was the seventh time Bayern Munich have scored seven goals or more in the Champions League. That record is more than double that of any other team in Europe’s highest caste.

On the other hand, the victory was also included in the list of the biggest wins in the last sixteen of the Champions League. Apart from Bayern Munich, Manchester City and Barcelona have also done this.

  • Bayern Munich 7-0 Basel (2012)
  • Bayern Munich 7-0 Shakhtar Donetsk (2015)
  • Manchester City 7-0 Schalke (2019)
  • Bayern Munich 7-1 Sporting (2009)
  • Barcelona 7-1 Bayer Leverkusen (2012)
  • Bayern Munich 7-1 RB Salzburg (2022)

2. Robert Lewandowski recorded the fastest hat-trick in the Champions League

7 Interesting Notes Bayern Munich's Big Win over RB SalzburgRobert Lewandowski (twitter.com/Squawka)

Robert Lewandowski took just 23 minutes to score hat trick against RB Salzburg. The note turned out to be hat trick fastest in Champions League history.

The Polish striker passed the record of AC Milan legend Marco Siemone. Simeone needed 24 minutes when AC Milan faced Rosenborg in 1996.

About nicks hat trick, Robert Lewandowski only lost to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. At present, Lewandowski has recorded five hat trick. Meanwhile, the two competitors have scored eight hat trick.

3. Bayern Munich qualified for the quarter-finals for the 20th time

7 Interesting Notes Bayern Munich's Big Win over RB SalzburgSerge Gnabry celebrates after scoring a goal against RB Salzburg in the Champions League. (twitter.com/FCBayernEN)

Bayern Munich is one of the most powerful clubs in the history of the Champions League. Because, Die Roten already qualified for the quarter-finals for the 20th time.

That’s the most nicks than any other European club. Under Bayern Munich, there is Barcelona, ​​which has qualified for the quarter-finals eighteen times.

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4. Manuel Neuer skips Oliver Kahn .’s record

7 Interesting Notes Bayern Munich's Big Win over RB SalzburgManuel Neuer (planetfootball.com)

The match against RB Salzburg this morning was quite a special match for Manuel Neuer. Because, he has made 104 matches in Europe’s most elite competition.

The record made Neuer past Oliver Kahn’s score. Neuer is now the Bayern Munich goalkeeper with the most Champions League matches.

5. Leroy Sane sets individual records

7 Interesting Notes Bayern Munich's Big Win over RB SalzburgLeroy Sane (twitter.com/Squawka)

In the match against RB Salzburg, Leroy Sane also appeared so impressive. The German player managed to score 1 goal and 2 assist in that match.

Now Sane has scored 6 goals and 6 assist from 8 matches in the Champions League. He is the only player to score more than 5 goals and 5 assist more in 2021/2022.

6. RB Salzburg equals Lyon

7 Interesting Notes Bayern Munich's Big Win over RB SalzburgMaurits Kjaergaard celebrates after scoring a goal. (twitter.com/Squawka)

Although his steps were stopped in the 2021/2022 Champions League, at least there were interesting things that RB Salzburg managed to create. Matthias Jaissle’s side have become only the second club in Champions League history to have five different under-21 goalscorers in a single season. They are Karim Adeyemi, Noah Okafor, Luka Sucic, Chukwubuike Adamu, and Maurits Kjaergaard.

Before RB Salzburg, Lyon had also done this in 2004/2005. Lyon’s goals were scored by Bryan Bergougnoux, Jeremy Berthod, Sylvain Idangar, Nilmar and Michael Essien.

7. Thomas Muller is among the top scorers in the Champions League

7 Interesting Notes Bayern Munich's Big Win over RB SalzburgThomas Muller (twitter.com/OptaJean)

Thomas Muller successfully contributed two goals against RB Salzburg. Who would have thought, that additional goal made Muller into the ranks of the top scorers in the history of the Champions League. Now he has created a total of 52 goals in Europe’s elite competition.

Muller managed to pass the record of Thierry Henry who recorded 50 goals. On the other hand, Muller only lost to six names, namely Cristiano Ronaldo (140 goals), Lionel Messi (125 goals), Robert Lewandowski (85 goals), Karim Benzema (76 goals), Raul (71 goals), and Ruud van Nistelrooy. (56 goals).

The victory over RB Salzburg made Bayern Munich qualify for the quarter-finals with an aggregate of 8-2. Drawing The Champions League quarter-finals will reportedly start on Friday (18/3/2022). Which club do you think Bayern Munich will play against?

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