Bundesliga: FC Bayern München conquers FC Köln 4-0 with 3 goals from R. Lewandowski

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COLOGNE. FC Bayern München had an adventurous win over FC Köln. The hero of the match was who scored in the 11th, 63rd and 75th minute.

COLOGNE. FC Bayern München had an adventurous win over FC Köln. The hero of the match was who scored in the 11th, 63rd and 75th minute.

The match was played at the RheinEnergieStadion stadium in Cologne on Saturday and it started at 3:30 pm local time. The referee was Tobias Welz who was helped by Martin Thomsen and Rafael Foltyn. The 4th official was Robert Kempter. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold around 2.7 degrees Celsius or 36.93 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 90%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. FC Köln was in possession of the ball for 49% of the time vs. FC Bayern München that controlled the ball for 51% of the time.

FC Bayern München was more aggressive with 66 dangerous attacks and 23 shots of which 9 were on target. Which is one of the reasons FC Bayern München won the match.​

FC Köln shot 14 times, 4 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, FC Bayern München shot 23 times, 9 on target, 14 off target.

Cards

FC Köln received 1 yellow card (L. Kilian). On the opposite side, No yellow cards were issued to FC Bayern München.

After playing this match, FC Köln will stay with 28 points like FC Union Berlin to stay in the 6th place. On the opposite side, FC Bayern München will have 43 points to stay in the 1st place.

Match Events

  • 9'
    9'

    L. Kilian

    Goal! 1. FC Köln 0, FC Bayern München 1. Robert Lewandowski - FC Bayern München - shot with right foot from the centre of the box to the left corner. Assist - Thomas Müller following a fast break.Goal awarded following VAR Review.
  • 11'
    11'

    R. Lewandowski

    Corner - FC Bayern München. Conceded by Timo Hübers. Shot blocked. Corentin Tolisso - FC Bayern München - shot with right foot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assist - Jamal Musiala.
  • 26'
    26'

    C. Tolisso

  • 31'
    31'

    M. Uth (Goal Disallowed)

    Offside - 1. FC Köln. Florian Kainz with a pass, however Mark Uth is in offside.
  • 58'
    58'

    J. Thielmann

    L. Schaub

  • 58'
    58'

    D. Ljubicic

    O. Duda

  • 61'
    61'

    L. Sane

    J. Musiala

  • 63'
    63'

    R. Lewandowski

    L. Sane

  • 73'
    73'

    K. Schindler

    M. Uth

  • 73'
    73'

    S. Andersson

    A. Modeste

  • 75'
    75'

    R. Lewandowski

    L. Sane

    Substitution - FC Bayern München. Tanguy Nianzou for Corentin Tolisso. Substitution - FC Bayern München. Omar Richards for Marcel Sabitzer.
  • 75'
    75'

    O. Richards

    M. Sabitzer

  • 75'
    75'

    T. Nianzou

    C. Tolisso

  • 80'
    80'

    K. Ehizibue

    B. Schmitz

  • 84'
    84'

    P. Wanner

    M. Roca

  • 84'
    84'

    M. Tillman

    T. Muller

Next match

In the upcoming Bundesliga match, FC Köln will play away with VfL Bochum 1848 on the 22nd of January with a 3-0 head to head stats in favor of FC Köln (2 draws).

FC Bayern München will play away against Hertha BSC on the 23rd of January with a 21-2 head to head statistic in favor of FC Bayern München (6 draws).

FC Köln: Formation and Lineups

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

The manager Steffen Baumgart chose to play with the following team: Marvin Schwäbe (6.2), Benno Schmitz (6.2), Luca Kilian (6.6), Timo Hübers (6.7), Jonas Hector (6.4), Salih Özcan (6.4), Florian Kainz (7.4), Ondrej Duda (6.4), Louis Schaub (7.0), Mark Uth (6.7) and Anthony Modeste (6.8).

Substitutes

FC Köln made 5 changes: L. Schaub for J. Thielmann (58′), O. Duda for D. Ljubicic (58′), M. Uth for K. Schindler (73′), A. Modeste for S. Andersson (73′) and B. Schmitz for K. Ehizibue (80′).

Top player: Florian Kainz

Probably the most impressive player in FC Köln was Florian Kainz.

His rating is (7.4) with 34 passes (73% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 7. He performed 14 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, Julian Nagelsmann played with: Manuel Neuer (7.0), Joshua Kimmich (8.3), Benjamin Pavard (7.5), Niklas Süle (7.4), Marcel Sabitzer (6.9), Marc Roca (7.1), Corentin Tolisso (7.8), Serge Gnabry (6.7), Thomas Müller (8.3), Jamal Musiala (7.3) and Robert Lewandowski (9.3).

Substitutes

FC Bayern München made 5 changes: J. Musiala for L. Sane (61′), M. Sabitzer for O. Richards (75′), C. Tolisso for T. Nianzou (75′), M. Roca for P. Wanner (84′) and T. Muller for M. Tillman (84′).

Top player: Robert Lewandowski

Probably the most impressive player in FC Bayern München was Robert Lewandowski.

His rating is (9.3) with 3 goals, 31 passes (70% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 13. He performed 2 crosses.

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