Bundesliga: FC Bayern München tops FC Union Berlin 5-2 after a incredible match

BERLIN. FC Bayern München beats FC Union Berlin 5-2 after a incredible match.

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BERLIN. FC Bayern München beats FC Union Berlin 5-2 after a incredible match. FC Bayern München took advantage of its superior ball possession (60%).

The match was held at the Stadion An der Alten Försterei Stadium in Berlin on Saturday and this began at 1:30 pm local time. In the presence of 16,509 spectators.​ The referee was Harm Osmers with the help of Robert Kempter and Thomas Gorniak. The 4th official was Robert Schröder. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold around 13.9 degrees Celsius or 57.02 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 62%.​

Match Statistics

FC Bayern München was in firm control of the ball 60% while FC Union Berlin was struggling with a 40% ball possession.

FC Bayern München was more aggressive with 47 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 6 were on target. Which is one of the reasons FC Bayern München won the match.​

FC Union Berlin shot 10 times, 7 on target, 3 off target. On the opposite side, FC Bayern München shot 10 times, 6 on target, 4 off target.


FC Union Berlin received 1 yellow card (P. Jaeckel). On the other side, FC Bayern München received 1 yellow card (N. Sule).

After playing this match, FC Union Berlin will stay with 16 points to stay in the 5th place. On the opposite side, FC Bayern München will have 22 points to stay in the 1st place.

Match Events

  • 14'

    P. Jaeckel

  • 15'

    R. Lewandowski (Penalty)

  • 23'

    R. Lewandowski

  • 29'

    N. Sule

  • 35'

    L. Sane

    K. Coman

  • 43'

    N. Giesselmann

    G. Haraguchi

  • 61'

    K. Coman

  • 62'

    J. Musiala

    L. Sane

  • 64'

    J. Ryerson

    C. Trimmel

  • 64'

    C. Teuchert

    G. Promel

  • 64'

    K. Behrens

    T. Awoniyi

  • 65'

    J. Ryerson

  • 69'

    D. Upamecano

    L. Hernandez

  • 69'

    M. Sabitzer

    C. Tolisso

  • 69'

    B. Pavard

    J. Stanisic

  • 75'

    A. Voglsammer

    S. Becker

  • 75'

    K. Mohwald

    G. Haraguchi

  • 80'

    T. Muller

  • 80'

    S. Gnabry

    K. Coman

Next match

In the upcoming Bundesliga match, FC Union Berlin will play away with Eintracht Frankfurt on the 28th of November with a 2-1 head to head in favor of Eintracht Frankfurt (1 draw).

FC Bayern München will play away with FC Augsburg on the 19th of November with a 16-2 head to head stats in favor of FC Bayern München (2 draws).

FC Union Berlin: Formation and Lineups

FC Union Berlin started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

The manager Urs Fischer chose to play with the following team: Andreas Luthe (5.1), Paul Jäckel (5.8), Robin Knoche (5.5), Timo Baumgartl (6.2), Christopher Trimmel (6.7), Genki Haraguchi (6.8), Rani Khedira (6.5), Grischa Prömel (6.4), Niko Giesselmann (7.1), Sheraldo Becker (7.0) and Taiwo Awoniyi (6.9).


FC Union Berlin made 5 changes: C. Trimmel for J. Ryerson (64′), G. Promel for C. Teuchert (64′), T. Awoniyi for K. Behrens (64′), S. Becker for A. Voglsammer (75′) and G. Haraguchi for K. Mohwald (75′).

Top player: Niko Giesselmann

The player who no doubt impressed FC Union Berlin the most was Niko Giesselmann.

His rating is (7.1) with 1 goal, 34 passes (73% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 12. He performed 5 crosses.

FC Bayern München: Formation and Lineups

FC Bayern München started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

On the other side, Dino Toppmöller played with: Manuel Neuer (6.8), Josip Stanišić (6.2), Niklas Süle (6.2), Lucas Hernández (6.8), Alphonso Davies (6.5), Joshua Kimmich (7.1), Corentin Tolisso (6.4), Kingsley Coman (6.8), Thomas Müller (9.4), Leroy Sané (7.0) and Robert Lewandowski (8.3).


FC Bayern München made 5 changes: L. Sane for J. Musiala (62′), L. Hernandez for D. Upamecano (69′), C. Tolisso for M. Sabitzer (69′), J. Stanisic for B. Pavard (69′) and K. Coman for S. Gnabry (80′).

Top player: Thomas Müller

The player who no doubt impressed FC Bayern München the most was Thomas Müller.

His rating is (9.4) with 1 goal, 57 passes (77% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 8. He performed 2 crosses.

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