Bayern Munich wins German Super Cup 2021
Bayern Munich wins German Super Cup 2021 and this will make it the 9th time. Bayern Munich has won the 2021 German Super Cup after beating Borussia Dortmund 3-1 on Tuesday evening.
Borussia Dortmund failed to use their chances, but the record champions have Lewandowski. The lethal Lewandowski broke the deadlock late in the first half and added a third just when BVB were looking like they might push on after Reus had reduced the arrears. Thomas Müller was also on the scoresheet to help the holders claim a ninth Supercup.
Meanwhile, it is a dream come reality for the Bayern coach Nagelsmann gets his first win as Bayern coach and the first piece of silverware.
Borussia Dortmund had the ball into the back of the net in the 37th minute. Moukoko bent a lovely finish beyond Neuer from inside the box but he was yeards offside when Haaland played the pass. It was a clear offside and there was no need of consulting the VAR.
Later on, Bayern munich opened the scoring through Robert Lewandowski. Passlack whipped a ball to the box and it met arriving Lewandowski who had a powerful header past Kobel.
In the second half, Munich doubled their lead through Thomas Muller. Dortmund were caught out in the right-back position again, Davies was played in behind Passlack, fired a ball across the goal towards Lewandowski. He selflessly flicked it on, with Muller applying the finishing touch from close range.
Dortmund responded well through Haaland, the forward put the ball behind Neuer but it could not count and it never counted.
Minutes later, Dortmund had the ball at the back of the net and this time around it counted. Bellingham had the ball on the edge of the box, delivered a cross that was met by Reus, he fired a stunning effort beyond diving Neuer.
In the 75th minute, Munich restored their two-goal lead, with a massive helping hand from Akanji. The defender’s touch from the back was heavy and telegraphed by Tolisso, who had been on the pitch less than a minute. It fell kindly for Lewandowski in the box, he had all the time in the world to pick his spot and made no mistake to make it 3-1.
Bayern Munich are German Super Cup champions for the 9th time