FC Bayern Munich has one and a half legs in the quarter-finals of the Champions League. FCB won the round of 16 first leg at Lazio in Rome 4-1 (3-0). The second leg will take place on March 17th.
“We managed to get ourselves into this mode, to give full throttle right from the start,” said Leon Goretzka, who was in the starting XI for the first time since his corona illness Sky. “We had very good access in the beginning. The way to the goal was much shorter. That distinguished us last season and we decided to come back there. That was a good first step in that direction today . “
FC Bayern with a completely contrary first half compared to the bankruptcy in Frankfurt. The German record champions played focused, were very dynamic in their actions and quickly developed a great deal of dominance and game control. Musacchio’s early individual mistake before the 0: 1 also favored the clear course of the game.
Due to the good high FCB pressing, Lazio hardly had any rest on the ball and the necessary space to open the game. As a result, the otherwise strong counterattack of the Romans was slowed down well, although Lazio ultimately came to safe goal approaches. Bayern in the last third, on the other hand, determined and ice cold, the Biancocelesti revealed a partially subterranean floor plan when conceding goals.
Two quick goals after the break let the game flatten noticeably. The game became more restless and physical, which is proven by six yellow cards. Lazio found better in the direct duels, FCB remained without a shot on goal for a long time.
Lazio Rome – FC Bayern Munich: The line-ups
Lazio: Reina – Patric (53rd Hoedt), Acerbi, Musacchio (31st Lulic) – Leiva (53rd Escalante), Lazzari, Milinkovic-Savic (81st Cataldi), Luis Alberto (81st Akpa-Akpro), Marusic – Correa, Real estate.
FC Bayern: Neuer – Süle, Boateng, Alaba, Davies – Kimmich, Goretzka (63rd Martinez) – Sane (90th Sarr), Musiala (90th Choupo-Moting), Coman (75th Hernandez) – Lewandowski.
Gates: 0: 1 Lewandowski (9th), 0: 2 Musiala (24th), 0: 3 Sane (42nd), 0: 4 Acerbi (own goal, 47th), 1: 4 Correa (49th)