Bayern Munich win 8th straight Bundesliga title, Become champions 30th times in league history

Bayern Munich win 8th straight Bundesliga title, Become champion 30 times in league history
Bayern Munich win 8th straight Bundesliga title, Become champion 30 times in league history

Sports Desk- The Bayern Munich secured its 8thsuccessive German Bundesliga title with two games to spare after beating Werder Bremen 1-0 with a goal from Robert Lewandowski.

Bavarian giants were confirmed German champions for the 30th time in the club’s proud history to maintain their iron-grip on the Bundesliga shield in recent years.

The win on a wet night in Bremen put Bayern 10 points clear of second-place Borussia Dortmund, which can earn a maximum nine points from its three remaining games.

Werder kept Bremen at bay for most of the first half but the champions still found a breakthrough.

Jerome Boateng played a perfectly weighted ball over the defence in the 43rd minute for Robert Lewandowski to control on his chest and hit past the goalkeeper for his 31st Bundesliga goal this season.

Bayern finished with 10 men after a second yellow card for Alphonso Davies in the 79th minute. Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer made a crucial late save to stop Yuya Osako”s header.

It was Lewandowski’s 31st league goal of the season, a career best, keeping him on course to be named the league’s top scorer for the fifth time.

Hansi Flick has coached Bayern to 26 wins from 29 games in all competitions since he took over in November. Bayern is chasing a possible triple.