Jump Bayern Switch focus to the Champions League
Hoffenheim – Bayern Munich did not have much time to celebrate victory over Hoffenheim. Die Roten should immediately think of the Champions League, where they face an uphill task.
Bayern successfully brought home the full point from a trip to Rhein-Neckar-Arena, Saturday (04/18/2015). They won with a score of 2-0 over host Hoffenheim.
Sebastian Rode brought Bayern took the lead with his goal in the first half. The visitors solidify his win in injury time through an own goal by Andreas Beck.
Hoffenheim’s victory over Bayern strengthened its position at the top of the Bundesliga standings. They collected 73 points from 29 matches, 13 points ahead of second-placed Wolfsburg. To lock the Bundesliga title, Bayern only need two more wins in the rest of the season.
“We played very well in the first half and control the game,” said Bayern coach, Pep Guardiola, who cited Soccerway.
“The second half was very difficult because we were tired legs. I am very proud of my players,” added Guardiola.
The next match will be lived Bayern is the Champions League quarterfinal second leg against Porto on Tuesday (04/21/2015) future. They had to fight hard to turn things around after losing 1-3 in the first leg. To qualify for the semifinals, they have to win with a minimum score of 2-0.
“On Tuesday we had the next most important match in the Champions League,” said Guardiola.
“Of course it will be difficult, but it is our main target. I’m sure with the players,” he said.