Bundesliga 2020 Bayern Munich vs RB Leipzig highlights – It was a goalless Bundesliga encounter between Bayern Munich and RB Leipzig on Sunday, with Bayern Munich failing to extend their lead at the top of the Bundesliga points table. The visitors stay just one point behind the home team.
Possession statistics show that Bayern Munich was clearly ahead in the first half of the game but failed to convert their chances. Even after some good attempts from Robert Lewandowski and Thiago Alcantara, the scoreline remained goalless.
Bundesliga 2020 Bayern Munich vs RB Leipzig highlights
The visitors sprung back in the second half with the home team losing their fiery style after the 45-minute mark. Bayern interim coach, Hansi Flick in the post-match interview said that he liked the way his team played in the first 25 minutes of the game. He admitted that after the first half, the opponents grew bolder and they lost some of their firepowers. He also said that they were lucky that Leipzig missed their big chances and that he was satisfied with the goalless result.
Marcel Sabitzer attempted to take the visitors over the line but missed the goal after firing the ball over the bar. Werner failed to capitalize on their biggest opportunity after he missed the target with only goalkeeper Manuel Neuer to beat.
Bundesliga 2020 Bayern Munich vs RB Leipzig highlights – Neuer after the match said that they would have loved to win but he was satisfied with his team’s performance. He commended Leipzig as they played man to man throughout the second half.
Leipzig keeper, Peter Gulacsi denied Bayern their 80th-minute attempt to open the scoring after he tipped Leon Goretzka’s effort.
In the post-match interview, Leipzig coach, Julian Nagelsmann said that the home team wanted them to play higher but they didn’t want to play too deep. He also said that it was clear to his team that they would have to overcome Bayern’s intense pressure and he was happy that they were able to go into the break 0-0.
Bundesliga 2020 Bayern Munich vs RB Leipzig highlights – He also said that it was a deserved draw although they did miss some chances in the second half.
The goalless encounter keeps Bayern Munich at 43 points off 21 matches while RB Leipzig remains at 42 points off 21 matches.