It’s happened again. After an amazing start to the season, Bayern Munich have suffered a second consecutive draw to Union Berlin, putting an end to the perceived invincibility of this side. With Champions League games starting up again, it’s a very bad time for Julian Nagelsmann to hit a bump in the road.
Here are our talking points from the game:
- Bayern Munich draw yet again thanks to some staunch defending by Union Berlin. Should that concern us? (Answer: Yes.)
- Addressing Nagelsmann’s choice to have a lack of width on the pitch.
- Why this Union game result differs greatly from what happened against Gladbach.
- Sadio Mane’s terrible, not-good, very bad game. Is the honeymoon over?
- The problem with Leroy Sane today.
- Addressing the rest of the forward line and their issues.
- Why Julian Nagelsmann needs to bring the unpredictability back to Bayern’s attack.
- Pointing out a few good performances — Matthijs de Ligt and Marcel Sabitzer.
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