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German Bundesliga: Dortmund Edge Bayern In Five-Goal Thriller

German Bundesliga: Dortmund Edge Bayern  In Five-Goal Thriller

Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund came from behind twice to beat German champions Bayern Munich 3-2 in a five-goal thriller.

It’s the first time since 2016 that Borussia Dortmund have beaten Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga.

Robert Lewandowski broke the deadlock against his former club after heading home from the edge of the six-yard box in the 26th minute.

Dortmund leveled from the penalty spot through Marco Reus after he had been fouled by Bayern keeper Manuel Neuer in the 49th minute.

Lewandowski headed Bayern back into the lead in the 52nd minute before two goals in six second-half minutes by Reus and Paco Alcacer maintained Dortmund’s unbeaten streak in the Bundesliga this season. after 11 games.

Bayern, champions of Germany for the past six seasons, remain third in the Bundesliga table and trail Dortmund by seven points after 11 games.

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