Shocking fall .. Bayern suffered a resounding defeat to Eintracht in Bundesliga




Bayern Munich suffered a blow in the defense of their Bundesliga title and suffered a heavy 5-1 defeat at Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday in the tenth stage of the competition.

The same stage also saw leaders Borussia Moenchengladbach beat Bayer Leverkusen 2-1, Borussia Dortmund beat Wolfsburg 3-0, Leipzig beat Mainz 8-0 and Werder Bremen drew 2-2 with Freiburg.

Bayern suffered a serious blow early in the game by sending off veteran Jerome Boateng in the ninth minute for a rough tackle with Frankfurt's Gonzalo Paciencia.

Eintracht took advantage of Frankfurt's numerical superiority after the early expulsion and scored with goals from Philipp Kostic and Gabriel Sue in the 25th and 33rd minutes, but Poland's Robert Lewandowski pulled one back for Bayern in the 37th minute.

Despite this, the hosts took advantage of the numerical superiority again and extended the difference with Bayern at the beginning of the second half with a goal by David Abraham in the 49th minute. The fifth goal for Eintracht in the 85th minute.

Borussia Moenchengladbach took advantage of Bayern's second defeat of the season and boosted their lead on the table, widening the gap to four points with a win at Bayer Leverkusen.

Moenchengladbach ended the first half with goals from Oscar Vendt and Marcus Thuram in the 18th and 42nd minutes against Kevin Volland in the 25th minute.

Moenchengladbach have 22 points, three ahead of Dortmund, who climbed to second, while Bayern slipped to fourth with 18 points, just behind Leipzig and Freiburg.

At the Red Bull Arena, Leipzig settled the match against Mainz in the first half, ending with a 5-0 win by Marcel Spitzer, Timo Werner, Christopher Nkonko, Marcel Hallstenberg and Joseph Paulsen in the fifth minutes, 30, 35, 38 and 44.

In the opening minutes of the second half, Leipzig extended his lead with two more goals from Werner and Frenchman Nordy Mukele in the 48th and 50th minutes, and the team doubled the lead of Mainz with an eighth goal by Werner in the 87th minute to be the third goal (hat-trick) for Werner in this match.