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Bayern's Title Push Dented By Surprise Defeat

Bayern Munich botched the opportunity to go seven focuses clear at the highest point of the Bundesliga subsequent to experiencing a 2-1 misfortune to transfer compromised Augsburg on Friday evening. 


Result: Augsburg 2-1 Bayern Munich 

Date: 19 November 2021 

Setting: WWK Arena 

Serge Gnabry, Benjamin Pavard, Omar Richards and Marcel Sabitzer were completely reviewed to the Bayern line-up from the 2-1 success over Freiburg before the worldwide break. 

The Bavarians were forcing themselves on Augsburg in the opening trades however the hosts took a shock lead in the 21st moment after Mads Pedersen pummeled home a shot at the back post from a flick-on by Andi Zeqiri. 

Julian Nagelsmann's charges were making possibilities yet were gotten on a counter-assault ten minutes before the half-time break after Andre Hahn directed a transcending header past goalkeeper Manuel Neuer after a cross by Iago. 

Notwithstanding, Robert Lewandowski pulled an objective back for Bayern two minutes after the fact with a short proximity volley at the back post after a flicked header by Thomas Muller. 

The Bavarians were keeping Augsburg in their own half coming from the half-time however Lewandowski and Leon Goretzka were at fault for botching obvious opportunities after cautious slips by Markus Weinzierl's soldiers. 

Nagelsmann rolled out an assaulting improvement 20 minutes before time, as Maxim Choupo-Moting supplanted Leroy Sane before Alphonso Davies verged on adjusting for Bavarians five minutes after the fact with a strike across objective that streaked simply wide. 

With Bayern squeezing forward, Lewandowski was denied the equalizer ten minutes before time by shot-plug Rafal Gikiewicz subsequent to going through on objective while Davies missed an open net just barely over the bar on the bounce back. 

A similar situation introduced itself for the Bavarians five minutes after the fact after Gikiewicz saved Jamal Musiala's strike, who was through on objective and the bounce back tumbled to Goretzka who missed the objective from short proximity as Augsburg clutched move out of the assignment zone while Bayern stay four focuses clear at the highest point of the log.


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