Sport Bundesliga: Müller blocked for the first time in yellow - Lewy also missing Bayern against Gladbach
Germany: Bayern Munich crush Frankfurt and keep its lead
© ANDREAS GEBERT Striker Thomas Müller striker during the reception of Frankfurt, in the Bundesliga, May 23, 2020 Bayern Munich crushed Saturday at home Frankfurt 5-2 and put himself in the best possible position before his trip to Dortmund on Tuesday for a "Klassiker" which could already be decisive for the title. The "Rekordmeister", which aims for an eighth consecutive championship title, is four points ahead of Dortmund, who won 2-0 at Wolfsburg.
FC Bayern Munich's game against Bayer Leverkusen was a particularly eventful one for Thomas Müller (30): Müller took the first yellow card suspension of his career against the Werkself. The offensive player also set a new Bundesliga record.
In the 40th minute Müller had hindered the quick execution of a free kick by the Leverkusen team. The former international was warned by referee Manuel Grafe for it was Müller's fifth yellow card in the current Bundesliga season.
Due to the resulting yellow card suspension, Müller will not be available to Bayern on the next match day - a premiere for him, who has never had to serve a yellow card suspension in the Bundesliga in his career.
Bundesliga: Löw wanted to use Goretzka as RV
Joachim Löw saw Leon Goretzka as a possible right-back in the national team. FCB can become champions on the next matchday. However, Thomas Müller and Robert Lewandowski are missing. Current news and rumors about FC Bayern can be found here. Joachim Löw wanted to deploy Leon Goretzka as a right-back national coach Joachim Löw has revealed that he saw Leon Goretzka as a possible candidate for a position in the back four of the national team.
In addition to Müller, FC Bayern have to do without top scorer Robert Lewandowski in the game against Borussia Mönchengladbach, who also saw his fifth yellow card of the season after a foul in the game against Leverkusen.FC Bayern Munich: Müller with assist record
Müller also set a new Bundesliga record: In the 42nd minute, he prepared the 2-1 opening goal for Munich through Leon Goretzka. It was the 19th assist this season for Müller, no player since the start of data collection had so many at a comparable time. In the second round he also put on the 4: 1 by Robert Lewandowski (66th).
With his 20th goal assist, he caught up with the previous record holder Kevin de Bruyne, who got 20 assists in the 2014/2015 season. Müller is therefore only missing an assist in his three remaining games to write Bundesliga history.
27 scorer points (7 goals and 20 assists) are also a new personal record for Müller. His most successful season so far in this regard had been 2015/2016, when he had 25 goals.
"Now it is enough, boys": Müller and Alaba are now record champions .
Franck Ribery is no longer the sole record champion in the Bundesliga - and has responded with a whimsical tweet. © imago ímages Masters again: David Alaba (left) and Thomas Müller cheer in Bremen. If you play at Bayern, you play at the German record champions. However, Thomas Müller and David Alaba can now also call themselves personally: On Tuesday they won the German championship for the ninth time and thus caught up with Franck Ribery, the only leader to date. "Welcome to the club.