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Bayern Munich 2-0 Olympiakos: Robert Lewandowski helps seal last-16 spot

Kingsley Coman (left)
Robert Lewandowski turned home Kingsley Coman's cross to break the deadlock

Robert Lewandowski's incredible scoring run continued as Bayern Munich booked their place in the last 16 of the Champions League by beating Olympiakos.

Lewandowski has scored in all 14 of Bayern's European and Bundesliga games this season, with a tally of 20 across both competitions.

He made it 1-0 from Kingsley Coman's cross, before substitute Ivan Perisic scored with his first touch late on.

The result saw Bayern bounce back from their 5-1 loss at Eintracht Frankfurt.

After that domestic defeat on Saturday prompted manager Niko Kovac's sacking, assistant coach Hansi Flick oversaw a routine victory on Wednesday.

The Greek visitors rarely threatened, failing to have an effort on target, and their hopes of staying in the Champions League will be over if Tottenham Hotspur beat Red Star Belgrade later on Wednesday.

Poland striker Lewandowski's goal was his 24th of the season for club and country in his 21st appearance of 2019-20 in all competitions.

Having netted 14 times in 10 league games so far this term, he now has six goals from Bayern's four wins in Group B of the Champions League.

The German league champions, despite enduring a tough defence of their domestic title - sitting fourth in the Bundesliga - have been ruthless in Europe.

They won 7-2 at Tottenham and 3-2 in Greece in October, after opening their campaign with a 3-0 home win over Red Star.

The hosts could have won by more but Benjamin Pavard's header struck the post on the stroke of half-time.

Match stats - Lewandowski on fire

  • Bayern Munich striker Lewandowski became the third player to score in eight consecutive Champions League group stage appearances, after Cristiano Ronaldo (nine, 2012 to 2014) and Lionel Messi (eight, 2015 to 2017).
  • Since he joined Bayern Munich in 2014-15, no player has scored more group-stage goals in the Champions League than Lewandowski (31 - same as Messi), and he has now scored in each of his last eight such games in the competition (13 goals).
  • Bayern have won each of their first four matches of a Champions League campaign for the fourth time, also doing so in 2010-11, 2013-14 and 2014-15.
  • Olympiakos have now lost each of their past six away Champions League matches; their longest such run in the competition since a run of eight defeats between 2001 and 2003.
  • Bayern's Manuel Neuer made his 104th Champions League appearance, surpassing Oliver Kahn (103) to now hold the record for the most appearances by a German goalkeeper in the competition.

Line-ups

Bayern Munich

  • 1Neuer
  • 5Pavard
  • 8Martínez Aguinaga
  • 27Alaba
  • 19Davies
  • 18GoretzkaSubstituted forTolissoat 82'minutes
  • 32Kimmich
  • 29ComanSubstituted forCoutinhoat 90+1'minutes
  • 25Müller
  • 22GnabrySubstituted forPerisicat 88'minutes
  • 9Lewandowski

Substitutes

  • 6Thiago Alcántara
  • 10Coutinho
  • 11Cuisance
  • 14Perisic
  • 17Boateng
  • 24Tolisso
  • 26Ulreich

Olympiakos

  • 1Malheiro de Sá
  • 14Elabdellaoui
  • 3Borges Semedo
  • 20Meriah
  • 21Tsimikas
  • 8dos Santos Torres
  • 4Camara
  • 5BouchalakisSubstituted forValbuenaat 71'minutes
  • 97RandjelovicSubstituted forMasourasat 61'minutes
  • 9Guerrero
  • 10Castelo PodenceSubstituted forEl-Arabiat 80'minutes

Substitutes

  • 6Benzia
  • 11El-Arabi
  • 16Allain
  • 19Masouras
  • 28Valbuena
  • 34Papadopoulos
  • 35Torosidis
Referee:
Pawel Raczkowski
Attendance:
63,646

Match Stats

Home TeamBayern MunichAway TeamOlympiakos
Possession
Home70%
Away30%
Shots
Home27
Away3
Shots on Target
Home11
Away0
Corners
Home14
Away1
Fouls
Home12
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, FC Bayern München 2, Olympiakos 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, FC Bayern München 2, Olympiakos 0.

Substitution

Substitution, FC Bayern München. Philippe Coutinho replaces Kingsley Coman.

Goal!

Goal! FC Bayern München 2, Olympiakos 0. Ivan Perisic (FC Bayern München) left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the top right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, FC Bayern München. Ivan Perisic replaces Serge Gnabry.

Attempt blocked. Guerrero (Olympiakos) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Kingsley Coman (FC Bayern München) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses the top left corner.

Attempt blocked. Joshua Kimmich (FC Bayern München) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Serge Gnabry.

Attempt blocked. Corentin Tolisso (FC Bayern München) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, FC Bayern München. Corentin Tolisso replaces Leon Goretzka.

Foul by Thomas Müller (FC Bayern München).

Omar Elabdellaoui (Olympiakos) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, FC Bayern München. Conceded by Omar Elabdellaoui.

Hand ball by Serge Gnabry (FC Bayern München).

Substitution

Substitution, Olympiakos. Youssef El-Arabi replaces Daniel Podence.

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

Foul by Mohamed Camara (Olympiakos).

Attempt missed. Benjamin Pavard (FC Bayern München) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Thomas Müller.

Thomas Müller (FC Bayern München) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Guilherme (Olympiakos).

Attempt missed. Alphonso Davies (FC Bayern München) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right following a corner.

Corner, FC Bayern München. Conceded by Konstantinos Tsimikas.

Foul by Thomas Müller (FC Bayern München).

Guilherme (Olympiakos) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Leon Goretzka (FC Bayern München).

Guilherme (Olympiakos) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Olympiakos. Mathieu Valbuena replaces Andreas Bouchalakis.

Attempt missed. Kingsley Coman (FC Bayern München) right footed shot from very close range is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Serge Gnabry.

Goal!

Goal! FC Bayern München 1, Olympiakos 0. Robert Lewandowski (FC Bayern München) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Kingsley Coman with a cross.

Attempt missed. Mohamed Camara (Olympiakos) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Guerrero following a fast break.

Joshua Kimmich (FC Bayern München) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Mohamed Camara (Olympiakos).

Foul by Joshua Kimmich (FC Bayern München).

Daniel Podence (Olympiakos) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Olympiakos. Giorgos Masouras replaces Lazar Randjelovic.

Attempt saved. Kingsley Coman (FC Bayern München) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Robert Lewandowski.

Attempt saved. Serge Gnabry (FC Bayern München) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Joshua Kimmich.

Thomas Müller (FC Bayern München) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Guilherme (Olympiakos).

Corner, FC Bayern München. Conceded by Yassine Meriah.

goal

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1PSG44001001012
2Real Madrid42119547
3Club Bruges402228-62
4Galatasaray401308-81

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Bayern Munich44001541112
2Tottenham421113947
3Red Star Belgrade4103313-103
4Olympiakos4013510-51

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Man City4310112910
2Shakhtar Donetsk412179-25
3Dinamo Zagreb41219725
4Atalanta4013312-91

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Juventus431094510
2Atl Madrid42116427
3Lokomotiv Moscow410347-33
4B Leverkusen410337-43

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Liverpool430110739
2Napoli42206338
3RB Salzburg4112121024
4KRC Genk4013412-81

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Barcelona42204228
2B Dortmund42115417
3Inter Milan41126604
4Slavia Prague402225-32

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1RB Leipzig43016429
2Lyon42117437
3Zenit St Petersburg411256-14
4Benfica410359-43

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Ajax421110557
2Chelsea42117617
3Valencia42116517
4Lille4013310-71
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