The Polish star Robert Lewandowski’s goal machine stopped working, during his team Bayern Munich’s victory over its host Grotter Fürth, for the first time since last February, in the confrontation that took place between them this evening, Friday, at the “Runhof Sport Park” stadium. In the opening matches of the sixth round of the German Bundesliga season 2021-2022.
Lewandowski failed to score in the Bundesliga for the first time since February 5 against Hertha Berlin, in the 20th round of the 2020-2021 season, before continuing to score in 15 matches in a row, along with 19 matches in all competitions.
The Polish star failed to equal the record set by the late Gerd Muller, who scored in 16 consecutive matches in the German League.
Lewandowski leads the list of top scorers in the Bundesliga this season, with 7 goals, equal to the Norwegian star Erling Haaland, the Borussia Dortmund striker.
Grooter Fürth vs Bayern
Thomas Muller scored the goal for Bayern Munich in the tenth minute of the match, reaching his 218th goal for the Bavarian team in various competitions, then added Joshua Kimmich the second in the 31st minute of the match.
And the “Opta” network, which specializes in monitoring statistics, stated that Muller became Bayern Munich’s third scorer in history with 218 goals, surpassing Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, who has 217 goals.
The late Gerd Muller tops the list of Bayern Munich’s historical scorers with 563 goals, then the Polish star Robert Lewandowski with 305 goals.
Sebastian Griesbeck, player of Grotter Fürth, finished Bayern Munich’s hat-trick in the 68th minute of the match, while Cedric Itten scored Grotter Fürth’s only goal in the match two minutes before the end.
Bayern Munich completed the match with ten men, after French defender Benjamin Pavard was sent off in the 48th minute of the match.
Bayern Munich strengthened its lead in the German league standings by raising its tally to 16 points, 3 points behind runner-up Wolfsburg, while Grotter Fort is at the bottom of the standings with one point from 6 matches.