Bayern Munich clinch narrow 1-0 victory over 17th-place Arminia Bielefeld as Leroy Sane breaks the deadlock with the match winner 71 minutes in
- Bayern Munich clinched a narrow victory over Arminia Bielefeld on Saturday
- Leroy Sane broke the deadlock 71 minutes in to secure the win for Bayern
- The win saw Julian Nagelsmann’s side stay at the top of the Bundesliga table
After clinching a 2-1 win over Dynamo Kiev midweek, Bayern Munich secured another narrow victory as they returned to Bundesliga action against Arminia Bielefeld on Saturday.
Leroy Sane’s strike on 71 minutes was the only difference between the Bundesliga leaders and 17th-place Bielefeld as Bayern looked to be stuck in second gear once again.
Thomas Müller set up Sane, who handed the home side the lead with a great shot from just outside the area but the goalscorer found himself immediately taken off for Serge Gnabry.
The win saw Julian Nagelsmann’s side clutch on to the top of the table as they inched one point clear of Dortmund, while Bielefeld were condemned to remain in the regelation spots.
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Bayern Munich clinched a narrow 1-0 victory over Arminia Bielefeld in the Bundesliga
Leroy Sane, in action above, netted the only goal of the game 71 minutes in to secure the win
Despite scoring the winner, the winger was immediately substituted off for Serge Gnabry