Bayern Munich 3-2 Borussia Dortmund: Hansi Flick’s side win German Super Cup as Joshua Kimmich nets late winner to halt rousing comeback from Erling Haaland and Co

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Bayern Munich have won the German Super Cup after beating Dortmund 3-2
Jadon Sancho was missing from Dortmund’s squad due to a respiratory problem
Bayern opened the scoring after 18 minutes with Corentin Tolisso firing home
Thomas Muller doubled the hosts’ lead before Julian Brandt pulled one back
Erling Haaland brought Dortmund level on 55 minutes with a close-range finish
Bayern re-took the lead with eight minutes to go through Joshua Kimmich

Joshua Kimmich scored the winning goal as Bayern Munich shrugged off concerns about fixture congestion to beat Borussia Dortmund 3-2 and lift the German Super Cup on Wednesday.

Dortmund fought back from 2-0 down to level the score, before the two goalkeepers made the difference.

Bayern’s Manuel Neuer showed superb reactions to palm away Erling Haaland’s shot when one-on-one with the Norwegian striker. Dortmund’s stand-in keeper Marwin Hitz could only parry Kimmich’s shot in the 82nd minute and the midfielder stretched to flick in the rebound while falling.

MATCH FACTS
Bayern: Neuer, Pavard (Richards 76), Sule, Martinez (Musiala 84), Hernandez, Kimmich, Tolisso, Coman (Gnabry 54), Muller, Davies, Lewandowski (Zirkzee 83).

Subs not used: Boateng, Alaba, Fein, Nubel, Tillman

Goals: Tolisso 18, Muller 32, Kimmich 82

Booked: Hernandez

Manager: Hansi Flick

Dortmund: Hitz, Can, Hummels (Piszczek 76), Akanji, Meunier (Schulz 67), Dahoud, Delaney, Passlack, Reus (Reyna 72), Brandt (Bellingham 76), Haaland (Reinier 68).

Subs not used: Guerreiro, Wolf, Witsel, Drljaca

Goals: Brandt 39, Haaland 55

Manager: Lucien Favre


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