In the first match of 1/8 finals of the Champions League, Bayern defeated Arsenal 5:1. In the first half the gunners played well, but after the break the Germans crushed the opponent.
Bayern: Neuer, Lahm, Javi Martinez, Hummels, Alaba, Robben (Rafinha, 88), Xabi Alonso, Vidal, Thiago Alcantara, Douglas Costa (Kimmich, 84), Lewandowski (Muller, 86)
Arsenal: Ospina, Bellerin, Mustafi, Koscielny (Gabriel Paulista, 49), Gibbs, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jack, Coquelin (Fat, 77), Esil, Iwobi (Walcott 66), Sanchez
In the 11th minute Arjen Robben has shifted from the flank to the center and punched in «the nine» of 1:0.
From 25-th to 30-th minute the gunners took the initiative and held several dangerous attacks. On 30 minutes the visitors failed to convert a penalty, but scored a goal. Neuer parried the ball Sanchez. But the Chilean managed to put the ball into the net 1:1. In the last minute of the first half Til went one on one, but to beat Neuer failed.
In the beginning of the second half was injured Koscielny. With his departure the defense of the gunners collapsed.
In the 53rd minute Robben passes to the flank. Lam hung. Lewandowski headed the ball into the net 2:1. After 3 minutes, Xabi Alonso makes a long pass forward. Lewandowski heel sent the ball past defenders. Alcantara went one on one 3:1.
On 61 minutes, Robben broke through on goal. Gibbs hand hit the ball. Referee Arsenal’s forgiven. After 2 minutes, the hosts took a corner. Alcantara struck from outside the penalty area. the ball took a deflection flew into the net 4:1.
On 88 minutes, oxlade-Chamberlain lost the ball in front of his box. Alcantara made the transfer. Thomas Muller beat two defenders and shot accurately 5:1.