German Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich won 4-1 at last term’s runners-up RB Leipzig and moved up to second in the league on Saturday, September 11th, 2021.
Leipzig have lost three of their opening four matches under new American coach Jesse Marsch.
The 2020 unofficial Ballon d’Or winner Robert Lewandowski opened the scoring for Bayern, recorded his sixth goal of the campaign with a penalty.
Teenager Jamal Musiala volleyed the second shortly after the break, before teeing up Leroy Sane for the third.
Austria’s national team midfielder Konrad Laimer pulled a goal back for the hosts but Cameroonian Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting rounded off the scoring for the visitors late on.
Defending champions Bayern are now two points behind leaders Wolfsburg, who maintained their 100% winning start with a 2-0 victory at SpVgg Greuther Furth.