•   
  •   

Sport Gladbach stun Bayern 2-1 with last-gasp penalty

21:00  07 december  2019
21:00  07 december  2019 Source:   reuters.com

Atalanta stun Shakhtar to reach Champions League last 16

  Atalanta stun Shakhtar to reach Champions League last 16 Atalanta stun Shakhtar to reach Champions League last 16Timothy Castagne bundled home a finish midway through the second half before Dodo was sent off for the hosts, and goals inside the final 10 minutes from Mario Pasalic and Robin Gosens wrapped up the three points.

Ramy Bensebaini slots home to condemn Bayern Munich to their fourth Bundesliga defeat of the season © Thilo Schmuelgen/Reuters Ramy Bensebaini slots home to condemn Bayern Munich to their fourth Bundesliga defeat of the season

BERLIN (Reuters) - Borussia Moenchengladbach's Ramy Bensebaini scored twice, including a stoppage-time penalty, for a 2-1 comeback win at home to champions Bayern Munich on Saturday which kept them top of the Bundesliga.

Algeria international Bensebaini converted from the spot after Javi Martinez was sent off for bringing down Marcus Thuram in the box.

Gladbach are now on 31 points with Bayern, who suffered their second consecutive league loss, dropping to sixth on 24.

Why not transporting your Christmas tree properly could cost you £2,500

  Why not transporting your Christmas tree properly could cost you £2,500 Dangerous decoration could cost you dearlyAs the country gears up for the festivities and families engage in the annual tradition of picking out a tree, three quarters of drivers admit to being hazy on the rules regarding getting a tree home.

Ivan Perisic had earlier put Hansi Flick's side ahead © Ralph Orlowski/Reuters Ivan Perisic had earlier put Hansi Flick's side ahead

RB Leipzig are second on 30, after beating Hoffenheim 3-1 with two goals from Timo Werner.

Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus and Jadon Sancho also scored two apiece in a 5-0 demolition of Fortuna Duesseldorf as their side moved up to third place on 26.

It was another wasteful performance from Bayern who should have scored several goals in a dominant first half through Thomas Mueller and top scorer Robert Lewandowski.

Marco Reus opened the scoring at the Westfalenstadion with this measured finish © Leon Kuegeler/Reuters Marco Reus opened the scoring at the Westfalenstadion with this measured finish

Gladbach keeper Yann Sommer denied Bayern twice more, including keeping the ball on the line with his fingertips, as the hosts were completely outclassed in the first half,

Benzema: I want to win LaLiga with Real Madrid

  Benzema: I want to win LaLiga with Real Madrid Karim Benzema revelled in his late heroics for Real Madrid, who stayed level on points with Barcelona atop the table.Madrid salvaged a dramatic 1-1 draw at Valencia on Sunday thanks to Benzema's last-gasp equaliser.

Bayern's Corentin Tolisso was taken off injured but his replacement Ivan Perisic delivered in the 49th, turning 180 degrees and firing home for the lead.

The hosts sprung to life after the goal and took control of the game, with Bensebaini levelling on the hour with a header after being given too much space in the box.

Jadon Sancho now has seven Bundesliga goals this season © Leon Kuegeler/Reuters Jadon Sancho now has seven Bundesliga goals this season

In an entertaining second half both teams looked for the winner but it was Gladbach who got it in stoppage time to continue their spectacular title run.

(Reporting by Karolos Grohmann; editing by Clare Fallon)

Our Christmas Together Appeal proudly supports Age UK and The Children’s Society who are providing vital services to society’s most vulnerable this festive season. Because no one should feel alone. Together we can make a big difference. Join us here.

Slideshow: Liverpool player ratings after comfortable win over Bournemouth (ReadSport)

a group of young men playing a game of football: Liverpool Player Ratings: Bournemouth (A)

Bayern Munich 2-0 Wolfsburg: Super sub Zirkzee strikes again .
Joshua Zirkzee continued a stunning start to his Bundesliga career by coming off the bench to score a crucial goal for Bayern Munich.The reigning Bundesliga champions, whose injury troubles were deepened by the first-half exit of Javi Martinez on Saturday, looked set to lose further ground at the top of the table as visiting goalkeeper Koen Casteels produced a fine performance at the Allianz Arena.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

usr: 6
This is interesting!