Bundesliga match report: Union Berlin 1-1 Bayern Munich

✨ Phil Foden vs. #ManUnited yesterday:

◾️ 3 goals
◾️ 6 shots/4 on target
◾️ 0.99 expected goals
◾️ 0.87 expected assists
◾️ 22 pressured touches
◾️ 7 carries
◾️ 23/25 completed passes
◾️ 2 through balls

Foden’s xG was higher than Haaland’s. ⤵️

#MCIMUN | #MCFC

🔥 Erling Haaland has outscored his xG by almost 100% so far this season:

🔹 14 goals
🔹 7.221 xG
🔹 6.779 goals over expected

After 8 games, his xG is higher than Romelu Lukaku had throughout the entire 2021/22 season.

#MCIMUN | #MCFC

🌪️ These 10 running backs have picked up the most rushing yards over expected in the #NFL so far, according to @NextGenStats.

⚡️ No surprise to see #Giants’ @saquon topping the list. Also check out #Jets’ rookie Bryce Hall making an appearance.

#TogetherBlue #TakeFlight

#LUFC have been one of the most intense teams in the @premierleague so far this season. But they’re also technically strong.

Players with successful most passes between the lines:

🔹 Marc Roca: 35
🔹 Adams: 22
🔹 Kristensen: 18
🔹 Harrison: 17
🔹 Struijk: 16

#LEEAVL

The #NFL has come to the UK! 🇬🇧

🔥 The first of three London games sees the most aggressive QB in the league – @Saints’ Jameis Winston – take on the @Vikings.

⚡️ Will Cousins, Jefferson, Cook & co. have too much for the Saints defense?

#MINvsNO #Vikings #Saints

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Bayern draw

Champions Bayern Munich were knocked off the top of the Bundesliga as they were held to a 1-1 draw against Union Berlin.


The match

Union Berlin took advantage of the slow start made by Bayern, and went ahead in the fourth minute. Christopher Trimmel’s corner was glanced in by Grischa Proemel to give the hosts the perfect start. He became the 12th different goal-scorer for Union this season.

It was the fifth consecutive Bundesliga game that Bayern had conceded the first goal.

Union were getting in behind Bayern’s defence and had the chance to make it two when Taiwo Awoniyi went through on goal, but his shot went just wide.

Hansi Flick’s side equalised in the 67th minute when Kingsley Coman dribbled past two defenders and cut the ball back for Robert Lewandowski to score in his 200th Bundesliga match for Bayern Munich. He has scored 175 goals in that run.

Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Mueller of FC Bayern Muenchen celebrate after scoring the 1:1 during the Bundesliga match between the 1 FC Union Berlin and the FC Bayern Munich. (Photo by Mathias Renner/City-Press via Getty Images)

It was the third game in a row that Lewandowski had scored against Union Berlin.

Leroy Sane nearly snatched a late winner for Bayern, but his header was superbly clawed out by Andreas Luthe.


What it means

Bayern have been leapfrogged by Bayer Leverkusen in the table, and have dropped down to second – a point off the top.

Union Berlin remain sixth with 17 points.


Featured image: Union Berlin’s German midfielder Grischa Proemel (L) celebrates scoring the opening goal with his teammates during the German first division Bundesliga football match 1 FC Union Berlin vs FC Bayern Munich. (Photo by TOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP via Getty Images)

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✨ Phil Foden vs. #ManUnited yesterday:

◾️ 3 goals
◾️ 6 shots/4 on target
◾️ 0.99 expected goals
◾️ 0.87 expected assists
◾️ 22 pressured touches
◾️ 7 carries
◾️ 23/25 completed passes
◾️ 2 through balls

Foden’s xG was higher than Haaland’s. ⤵️

#MCIMUN | #MCFC

🔥 Erling Haaland has outscored his xG by almost 100% so far this season:

🔹 14 goals
🔹 7.221 xG
🔹 6.779 goals over expected

After 8 games, his xG is higher than Romelu Lukaku had throughout the entire 2021/22 season.

#MCIMUN | #MCFC

🌪️ These 10 running backs have picked up the most rushing yards over expected in the #NFL so far, according to @NextGenStats.

⚡️ No surprise to see #Giants’ @saquon topping the list. Also check out #Jets’ rookie Bryce Hall making an appearance.

#TogetherBlue #TakeFlight

#LUFC have been one of the most intense teams in the @premierleague so far this season. But they’re also technically strong.

Players with successful most passes between the lines:

🔹 Marc Roca: 35
🔹 Adams: 22
🔹 Kristensen: 18
🔹 Harrison: 17
🔹 Struijk: 16

#LEEAVL

The #NFL has come to the UK! 🇬🇧

🔥 The first of three London games sees the most aggressive QB in the league – @Saints’ Jameis Winston – take on the @Vikings.

⚡️ Will Cousins, Jefferson, Cook & co. have too much for the Saints defense?

#MINvsNO #Vikings #Saints

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