German Bundesliga
Köln1. FC Köln0Bayern MunichBayern Munich3

Cologne 0-3 Bayern Munich

Javi Martinez
Javi Martinez's goal was his first since November 2015

Bayern Munich moved seven points clear at the top of the Bundesliga with a comfortable victory at Cologne.

Javi Martinez turned home Arturo Vidal's cross for the opening goal, with Juan Bernat lashing home early in the second half.

Franck Ribery fired in a third late on to secure the victory.

Carlo Ancelotti's Bayern have widened the gap between them and second-placed RB Leipzig, who drew 2-2 at Augsburg on Friday night.

Elsewhere in Saturday's games, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored his 74th and 75th Bundesliga goals for Borussia Dortmund as they beat Bayer Leverkusen 6-2.

Wolfsburg, in their first match under ex-Arsenal academy boss Andries Jonker, drew 1-1 at Mainz. Hoffenheim beat Ingolstadt 5-2 and Max Kruse scored twice as Werder Bremen beat bottom side Darmstadt 2-0.

Line-ups

Köln

Formation 4-4-2

  • 18Kessler
  • 16Olkowski
  • 4SörensenSubstituted forMarohat 56'minutes
  • 2Subotic
  • 34Rausch
  • 17ClemensSubstituted forRudnevsat 63'minutes
  • 6HögerSubstituted forJojicat 73'minutes
  • 3Heintz
  • 11Zoller
  • 13Osako
  • 27Modeste

Substitutes

  • 5Maroh
  • 8Jojic
  • 9Rudnevs
  • 24Klünter
  • 30Hartel
  • 32Ciftci
  • 35Müller

Bayern Munich

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Neuer
  • 21Lahm
  • 8Martínez Aguinaga
  • 27Alaba
  • 18BernatBooked at 79mins
  • 6Thiago Alcántara
  • 23VidalBooked at 34minsSubstituted forKimmichat 73'minutes
  • 29ComanSubstituted forFerreira de Souzaat 82'minutes
  • 25Müller
  • 11Douglas CostaSubstituted forRibéryat 52'minutes
  • 9Lewandowski

Substitutes

  • 5Hummels
  • 7Ribéry
  • 10Robben
  • 13Ferreira de Souza
  • 14Alonso
  • 26Ulreich
  • 32Kimmich
Referee:
Dr. Jochen Drees
Attendance:
50,000

Match Stats

Home TeamKölnAway TeamBayern Munich
Possession
Home25%
Away75%
Shots
Home6
Away20
Shots on Target
Home2
Away8
Corners
Home2
Away9
Fouls
Home11
Away9

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, 1. FC Köln 0, FC Bayern München 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, 1. FC Köln 0, FC Bayern München 3.

  3. Goal!

    Goal! 1. FC Köln 0, FC Bayern München 3. Franck Ribéry (FC Bayern München) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Juan Bernat.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Robert Lewandowski (FC Bayern München).

  5. Post update

    Pawel Olkowski (1. FC Köln) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  6. Post update

    Robert Lewandowski (FC Bayern München) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Dominic Maroh (1. FC Köln).

  8. Post update

    Franck Ribéry (FC Bayern München) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  9. Post update

    Foul by Milos Jojic (1. FC Köln).

  10. Post update

    Juan Bernat (FC Bayern München) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Yuya Osako (1. FC Köln).

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, FC Bayern München. Rafinha replaces Kingsley Coman.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Javi Martínez (FC Bayern München).

  14. Post update

    Milos Jojic (1. FC Köln) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  15. Post update

    Corner, 1. FC Köln. Conceded by Philipp Lahm.

  16. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Dominic Maroh (1. FC Köln) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Milos Jojic with a cross.

  17. Booking

    Juan Bernat (FC Bayern München) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Juan Bernat (FC Bayern München).

  19. Post update

    Yuya Osako (1. FC Köln) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  20. Post update

    Offside, FC Bayern München. Kingsley Coman tries a through ball, but Robert Lewandowski is caught offside.

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Saturday 4th March 2017

  • Köln1. FC Köln0Bayern MunichBayern Munich3
  • MainzMainz 051WolfsburgVfL Wolfsburg1
  • B DortmundBorussia Dortmund6B LeverkusenBayer 04 Leverkusen2
  • Werder BremenWerder Bremen2DarmstadtDarmstadt 980
  • Hoffenheim1899 Hoffenheim5IngolstadtFC Ingolstadt2
  • B MgladbachBorussia Mönchengladbach4SchalkeFC Schalke 042

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Bayern Munich23175157134456
2RB Leipzig23154443241949
3B Dortmund23127452252743
4Hoffenheim231011244242041
5Hertha Berlin2211473024637
6Frankfurt2210572522335
7Köln238963125633
8B Mgladbach239592931-232
9B Leverkusen2393113638-230
10Freiburg2293102839-1130
11Mainz2385103238-629
12Augsburg237792330-728
13Schalke2376102827127
14Werder Bremen2374123043-1325
15Wolfsburg2365122134-1323
16Hamburg2255122145-2420
17Ingolstadt2353152139-1818
18Darmstadt2333171545-3012
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