MUNICH. FC Bayern München obliterates SC Freiburg 5-0 with goals of S. Gnabry (14′), E. M. Choupo-Moting (33′), L. Sane (53′), S. Mane (56′) and M. Sabitzer (80′). FC Bayern München was definitely superior in terms of ball possession (66%) and that was among the factors of its victory.
The match was played at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich on Sunday and it started at 7:30 pm local time. The referee was Sascha Stegemann assisted by Christof Günsch and Frederick Assmuth. The 4th official was Daniel Schlager. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 14.2 degrees Celsius or 57.56 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 86%.
- ! 66 Ball Possession 34
- 17 Total 6
- 7 On Target 0
- 10 Off Target 6
- 1 Shots blocked 3
- 97 Attack 85
- 53 Dangerous attack 31
- 76 Ball safe 69
- 0 Penalties 0
- 5 Corners 5
- 8 Total 9
- 0 Yellow Cards 2
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 5 Substitutions 5
FC Bayern München had a superior ball possession 66% while SC Freiburg was struggling with a 34% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
FC Bayern München was more pushing with 53 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 7 were on target. This is one of the reasons why FC Bayern München won the match.
FC Bayern München shot 17 times, 7 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, SC Freiburg shot 6 times, 0 on target, 6 off target.
FC Bayern München didn’t receive any yellow card. Regarding the opposition, SC Freiburg received 3 yellow cards (M. Gregoritsch, K. Sildillia and C. Streich).
After this match, FC Bayern München will have 19 points to remain in the 2nd place. On the other side, SC Freiburg will stay with 18 points to sit in the 3rd place.
In the next match in the Bundesliga, FC Bayern München will play away against RB Leipzig on the 20th of January with a 8-1 head to head record in favor of FC Bayern München (5 draws).
SC Freiburg will play away agasint VfL Wolfsburg on the 21st of January with a 12-9 head to head statistic in favor of VfL Wolfsburg (5 draws).
FC Bayern München – Formation
FC Bayern München adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Julian Nagelsmann decided to play with the following team: Sven Ulreich, Noussair Mazraoui , Dayot Upamecano , Matthijs de Ligt , Alphonso Davies , Joshua Kimmich , Leon Goretzka , Serge Gnabry , Leroy Sané , Sadio Mané and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting .
The home team had on the bench: Jamal Musiala, Josip Stanišić , Paul Wanner, Marcel Sabitzer , Johannes Schenk, Benjamin Pavard , Ryan Gravenberch and Mathys Tel .
FC Bayern München made 5 changes: E. M. Choupo-Moting for J. Musiala (66′), M. de Ligt for B. Pavard (76′), L. Sane for M. Tel (76′), L. Goretzka for M. Sabitzer (76′) and N. Mazraoui for J. Stanisic (79′).
Best player: Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for FC Bayern München was Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 18 passes (88% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 7.
SC Freiburg – Formation
Also SC Freiburg adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Christian Streich played with: Mark Flekken, Kiliann Sildillia , Matthias Ginter , Philipp Lienhart , Christian Günter , Maximilian Eggestein , Nicolas Höfler , Ritsu Doan , Kevin Schade , Vincenzo Grifo and Michael Gregoritsch .
These were the players on the bench: Noah Atubolu, Nils Petersen, Lucas Höler , Lukas Kübler, Keven Schlotterbeck, Robert Wagner, Yannik Keitel , Noah Weißhaupt and Woo-Yeong Jeong .
SC Freiburg made 5 changes: V. Grifo for N. Weisshaupt (56′), K. Schade for Jeong Woo-Yeong (56′), M. Gregoritsch for N. Petersen (56′), N. Hofler for Y. Keitel (64′) and R. Doan for L. Holer (76′).
Best player: Yannik Keitel
The player that probably impressed the most for SC Freiburg was Yannik Keitel.
His rating iswith 9 passes (100% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 2.
His performance was remarkable also because he started the match from the bench before entering the filed in the 64′.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Bundesliga.
- FC Köln – FC Augsburg – 3-2
- FC Union Berlin – Borussia Dortmund – 2-0
- FC Bayern München – SC Freiburg – 5-0