Bayern Munich advanced to the German Cup final on Wednesday night at the expense of Eintracht Frankfurt.
The Bayern Munich by Hans-Dieter Flick is still in the running for a historic hat-trick. The quarter-finalist of the Champions League, solid Bundesliga leader (7 points ahead), the Bavarian club also ensured their qualification for the German Cup final on Wednesday evening.
After the Bayer Leverkusen Tuesday night, to the detriment of Sarrebrück, the defending champion assured against theEintracht Frankfurt, the teamAlmamy Touré, former defender ofAS Monaco, and the promising Evan N’Dicka. French partners at home Benjamin Pavard and Kingsley coman, both holders, were able to prevail (2-1), profiting in particular in the opposing ranks of the Serb Filip Kostic, very much to his advantage this season.
Make way for Thuram and Pléa
Munich strength and experience spoke, first through Croatian Ivan Perisic, ideally served by Thomas Müller (1-0, 14th). Barely have the locals had time to shake when Danny Da Costa equalized (1-1, 69th), before Robert Lewandowski does not carry the pest (2-1, 74th). Bayern, already winner of the event in 2019, therefore returns to the final of the German Cup, taking out the opponent who had just beaten him on the last step of this competition a year earlier.
To note that Lucas Hernandez, still with a fragile physique, reappeared on the field shortly after the hour, to replace the first goalscorer of the game (62nd). Now, the residents of Allianz Arena can turn to their next confrontation, next Saturday in the championship against Borussia Mönchengladbach of Marcus Thuram and Alassane Pléa.
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Müller towards a historic season!