It was a harvest of goals at the Allianz Arena on Friday night when treble winners, Bayern Munich began their Bundesliga title defense of their league title with an emphatic 8-0 win over Schalke 04. New number 7 Serge Gnabry scored a hat-trick, Sportivation reports.
On Saturday, a Cebio Soukou 51st minute goal was cancelled out by an Andre Silva header in the 62nd minute as newly-promoted Arminia Bielefeld started with a 1-1 against Eintracht Frankfurt.
Hoffenheim recorded a 3-2 away win over FC Koeln. Andrej Kramaric also scored a hat-trick for Sebastian Hoeness’ men.
Werder Bremen lost at home 1-4 to Capital based side, Herther Berlin.
Peter Pekarik, Dodi Lukebakio, Matheus Cunha and Jhon Cordoba scored the goals while Davie Selke scored the consolation goal for Florian Kohfeldt’s side.
Also on Saturday, an Andre Hahn’s 89th minute goal ensured that Augsburg won on the road against Union Berlin.
Silas Wamangituta Fundu’s 81st minute goal couldn’t stop Stuttgart from completing a memory comeback at home against Freiburg as they lost 2-3.
In the day’s last game, Borussia Dortmund trounced Borussia Moenchengladbach 3-0. Giovanni Reyna and Erling Haaland (2) with the goals. Jadon Sancho with a wonderful assist for the Norwegian’s second goal.
On Sunday, RB Leipzig saw off Mainz 05 by 3-1. Emil Forsberg scored from the spot in the 17th minute after Daniel Olmo was tripped. Yussuf Poulsen scored the second in the 21st minute.
Jean-Philippe Mateta halved the deficit for Beierlorzer’s side three minutes into the Second half. However, three minutes later, Amadou Haidara restored Leipzig’s two goal cushion the the last goal of the game.
In the other game of the day, Wolfsburg played out a barren draw against Bayer Leverkusen in a rather dull game at the Volkswagen Arena.