Robert Lewandowski scored twice for Bayern Munich to beat Borussia Dortmund 3-1 in the German Super Cup and give mentor Julian Nagelsmann his first success in control on Tuesday.
The Poland star, who scored a record 41 objectives in the Bundesliga last season, opened the scoring in the 41st moment and got the definitive third objective in the 74th get-togethers Reus had pulled one back for Dortmund.
Nagelsmann had persevered through a troublesome beginning as Bayern had not won any of its four preseason friendlies and was held to a draw at Borussia Mönchengladbach in the Bundesliga’s initial game on Friday.
“I’d prefer to begin accumulating titles,” Nagelsmann said subsequent to asserting his first with his first success as Bayern mentor. “My archetype and the players, they gathered a ton.”
The Super Cup was gone before by brief’s quiet for previous Bayern and West Germany incredible Gerd Müller, however it immediately turned into brief’s praise as Thomas Müller (no connection) held a pullover with Müller’s old No. 9. Müller, who was known as “Der Bomber” for his scoring ability, kicked the bucket Sunday, matured 75.Bayern made a superior beginning however the greatest early possibility tumbled to Reus when he was played through by Jude Bellingham. Manuel Neuer delivered a splendid save with his right foot.
Dortmund’s 16-year-old Youssoufa Moukoko thought he’d scored yet the objective was precluded for offside, and Neuer delivered another incredible save to deny Erling Haaland after Kingsley Coman streaked a shot only wide at the opposite end.
Lewandowski at last made the leap forward before halftime when he flooded through the center to meet Serge Gnabry’s cross with a pounding header inside the left post.
Dortmund’s safeguard turned off for Bayern’s second in the 49th, set up by Alphonso Davies and scored by Müller after Lewandowski’s heel took the ball past Gregory Kobel in objective.
Haaland had an objective precluded for offside accordingly, however Reus got the home fans moving again in the 64th. Bellingham laid the ball back and the Dortmund skipper struck an ideal twisting shot from outside the punishment region inside the right post.
Lewandowski ran Dortmund’s expectations of a rebound, notwithstanding, when Corentin Tolisso impeded Manuel Akanji’s endeavored kick out and Lewandowski had constantly he expected to pick his spot.
“Gutted I was unable to get my hands on the prize, very much like the fellows are,” said Bellingham, who was relentless on occasion for Dortmund. “We’ll utilize it to persuade us in the coming weeks. Since the game is done, we simply need to zero in on the following one.”