German League Results: Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen 1-1

TEMPO.CO, JakartaBayern Munich were held by Bayer Leverkusen with a 1-1 score in the Bundesliga match week 25 at the Allianz Arena on Saturday night, March 5, 2022.

Bayern took the lead through Niklas Sule’s goal before it was equalized by Thomas Muller’s own goal. Both goals were scored in the first half.

The result of this match does not affect Bayern’s position as the leader of the standings. They have now collected 59 points, nine ahead of Borussia Dortmund in second place.

Meanwhile, Bayer Leverkusen are still in third place in the standings with 45 points from 25 matches.

The home team opened the scoring in the 18th minute. Starting from a corner kick, Niklas Sule met the rebound with a header inside the penalty box and put Bayern 1-0 up.

Leverkusen tried to play more attacking to equalize, but they were difficult to defend when pressured by Bayern.

In the 36th minute, the goal that was expected by the visitors appeared as well. This time Thomas Muller had an own goal after a free-kick hit him and Sven Ulreich couldn’t stop. The first half closed with the score 1-1.

After the break, Bayern increased the intensity of their attacks and managed to create a number of experiments. However, all of them did not produce a goal.

No additional goals were created and Bayern had to settle for one point from this home game.

Lineup:

Bayern Munich (4-2-3-1): Sven Ulreich; Dayot Upamecano, Niklas Suele, Omar Richards (Leroy Sane61′), Benjamin Pavard, Thomas Mueller (Marcel Sabitzer 61′), Jamal Musiala, Joshua Kimmich, Robert Lewandowski, Serge Gnabry (Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting 74′), Kingsley Coman ( Bouna Sarr 86′).

Bayer Leverkusen (3-4-2-1): Luke Hradecky; Jonathan Tah, Piero Hincapie, Edmond Tapsoba, Kerem Demirbay, Charles Aranguiz, Mitchel Bakker (Odilon Kossounou 82′), Jeremie Frimpong, Florian Wirtz (Lucas Alario 89′), Moussa Diaby (Sardar Azmoun 89′), Amine Adli (Exequiel Palacios 70′).

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