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Bayern Munich Leon Goretzka’s 86th minute goal gave Bayern Munich a 2-1 victory over visitors Borussia Moenchengladbach on Saturday, meaning they only need one victory in their last three games to secure the Bundesliga title.
Goretzka took advantage of Benjamin Pavard’s cut to send Bayern seven points clear at the top of the table for Borussia Dortmund, who won 1-0 at Fortuna Duesseldorf.
Bayern took the lead in the 26th minute when Gladbach goalkeeper Yann Sommer, after making a sensational save just a few seconds earlier, passed the ball into the path of Bayern’s Joshua Zirkzee, who shot home
Bayern Munich Second goal attempt
France international Pavard scored a goal in his own attempt The visitors, in search of a place in the Champions League, entered the rest level when France international Pavard scored a goal in his own attempt while trying to clear a cut from Patrick Herrmann.
Sommer made amends with a good save from an effort by Serge Gnabry, but was helpless a little later when Goretzka appeared with too much room in the box to snatch away the winner.
Bayern, who could seal the title on Tuesday at Werder Bremen, has 73 points, with Dortmund at 66. Gladbach remains fourth with 56.
Bayern Munich Quick Facts
- Bayern were gifted the lead when goalkeeper passed the ball to Matthias Ginter
- Visitors levelled when Benjamin Pavard turned a low cross into his own net
- Pavard made amends by setting up the 86th minute winner for Goretzka
- Bayern can seal the title by beating Werder Bremen on Tuesday night