Lewandowski into the record books as Bayern Munich reclaim top spot

Robert Lewandowski scored ninth consecutive Bundesliga match give him a league record as Bayern Munich defeat Union Berlin by 2-1 on Saturday. Lewandowski into the record books as Bayern Munich reclaim top spot.

Robert Lewandowski scored every high voltage match in this league season. A total of 19 goals scored by him in Champions league and German cup this season, netted his 13th league goal 8 minutes after the restart for his new Bundesliga record.

Previously he had shared the record with Borussia Dortmund former Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who scored in the first eight consecutive league games.

In the 13th minute of the match, Benjamin Pavard kicked in from 17 meters, and take the host’s score ahead. but the rest of the half was not much entertaining for Bayern Munich, they were struggling for ideas again and again, and the visitor gives them a good fight.

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer did a great job to save a penalty three minutes later as the home team battled for their 1st clean sheet after scoring 2 goals in each of their last 5 matches in all league competitions this season.

But Neuer was failed to do his job in the 85th minute in a second spot-kick by the striker Sebastian Polter who as brought down by Benjamin Pavard.

Bayern Munich was again far from persuasive But Lewandowski has done a great job by scoring and helped him, team, to move on top of the point table with 18 points. Freiburg is on number two by beating RB Leipzig 2-1, both teams scored a goal in stoppage time.

After settling their Ruhr valley derby with Schalke 04 with a draw of null scoring match Borussia Dortmund are on 16 points when Schalke is on 15.

VfL Wolfsburg and Borussia Moenchengladbach could take the lead with victory on Sunday over Augsburg and Eintracht Frankfurt respectively