German Bundesliga Review (Saturday): Bayern Move Three Points Clear After Shock Dortmund Defeat

first_imgGerman champions Bayern Munich have moved three points clear at the top of the table after they defeated 10-man RB Leipzig 2-0 at the Allianz Arena.Leipzig’s German defender Willi Orban received an early dismissal and that set the tone for a comfortable win for Bayern Munich courtesy a pair of first half goals from James Rodriguez and Robert Lewandowski.Former leaders Borussia Dortmund have been leapfrogged by rivals Bayern after they suffered a surprising 4-2 loss to impressive outfit Hannover 96. The Signa Iduna Park outfit played a big part of the game with 10 men after young French centre back Dan Axel Zagadou was sent off after he had registered his name on the scoresheet.Togolese forward Ilhas Bebou duly took advantage of the situation to emerge as hero for Hannover 96 after scoring a brace to inspire a win that has elevated the lowly German team into the top four. RelatedGerman Bundesliga Wrap: Leaders Dortmund Falter As Bayern, Leipzig Mount Pressure With WinOctober 22, 2017In “Europe”Bundesliga Review: Bayern Thrash Hapless Hamburg To Regain 20-Point LeadMarch 11, 2018In “Europe”Bundesliga Review: Bayern Edge Closer To Title With Dortmund ThrashingApril 1, 2018In “Europe” Matchday 10 Results (Saturday):Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 FC CologneHannover 96 4-2 Borussia DortmundHertha Berlin 2-1 HamburgTSG Hoffenheim 1-3 Borussia MoenchengladbachSchalke 04 1-1 VFL WolfsburgBayern Munich 2-0 RB LeipzigStandings (Top 4):Bayern Munich 23 pointsBorussia Dortmund 20 pointsRB Leipzig 19 pointsHannover 96 18 pointslast_img

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