Reigning champion Bayern ruled from the beginning in its Allianz Area stadium with Polish global Lewandowski grabbing a double as he used to be at the scoresheet for the 11th instantly league fit.
The emphatic victory has lifted Bayern as much as 3rd within the standings, one level adrift of chief Borussia Moenchengladbach, which is able to lengthen the benefit at house to Werder Bremen Sunday.
Dortmund has slipped to 5th, 3 issues adrift after a disappointing afternoon for Lucien Favre’s males.
It used to be the second one instantly win for period in-between Bayern trainer Hansi Flick, who will keep in rate for the following fit towards Fortuna Dusseldorf on November 23, the membership has showed after experiences that former Arsenal supervisor Arsene Wenger were approached over the vacant activity.
Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge instructed Game 1: “We will be able to paintings with Hansi Flick till additional realize. I’ve admire for Arsene. We will be able to name him and transparent issues up. I do not need to tension him.”
Making gentle of the off-field troubles, Bayern used to be briefly off the mark within the vintage fixture, with Lewandowski powering house a excellent header from a Benjamin Pavard go on 17 mins.
Dortmund big name winger Jadon Sancho used to be substituted as early because the 36th minute as he didn’t make an affect and in a while after the spoil Serge Gnabry fired house the second one after Lewandowski had didn’t convert from shut vary.
Lewandowski made no mistake later within the part, his 23rd of the season having scored in all of Bayern’s fixtures within the league and Champions League this marketing campaign.
A Mats Hummels personal function finished a depressing afternoon for Dortmund.
“We had been very centered, we knew we needed to give 100 % and toughen,” stated Lewandowski after the fit.
30th anniversary marked
Previous, RB Leipzig went to 2d within the Bundesliga, heading Bayern on function distinction with a Four-2 win at Hertha Berlin within the Olympic stadium.
Ahead of the fit, to mark the 30th anniversary of the autumn of the Berlin Wall, gamers stood on all sides of a reproduction wall which were constructed to mark the ancient occasions of November ninth, 1989.
The wall used to be symbolically knocked down previous to the beginning of the fit which noticed a superb get started for the host as midfielder Maximilian Mittelstaedt scored the opener within the first part.
On the other hand, Timo Werner equalized from the penalty spot for the customer and Marcel Sabitzer added Leipzig’s 2d at the stroke of the halftime spoil.
Leipzig midfielder Kevin Kampl put his aspect Three-1 forward with a excellent strike prior to Werner grabbed his 2d for his 11th league function in as many video games.
Hertha striker Davie Selke grabbed a overdue 2d for his aspect towards his former membership.