4/5 dribble, 4/5 floor duel: Jadon Sancho leads Borussia Dortmund to victory over arch-rivals Bayern


Manchester United loanee Jadon Sancho performed 84 minutes as Borussia Dortmund secured a giant win towards Bayern Munich.

Bayern wanted a win to maintain their title ambitions alive however their defeat has now left Bayer Leverkusen getting ready to clinching the Bundesliga title.

Xabi Alonso's workforce is now simply two wins away from changing into champions.

Dortmund gained 2–0 with objectives in each halves from Karim Adeyemi and Julian Ryerson. Bayern thought they’d an opportunity to get again into the sport when Harry Kane headed in a header from Nousair Mazraoui's cross however the England captain was dominated offside and his objective was dominated out because of this.

What was even higher for Dortmund was that it was the membership's first win towards Bayern on the Allianz Area in a decade.

Sancho began on the fitting wing of the attacking trio, which additionally included Adeyemi and Niklas Fulkrug, main the road.

When he was on the pitch, Sancho made 5 dribbles. He accomplished 4 of those.

There was a second in the course of the match when the United loanee got here charging at Alphonso Davies and brilliantly used ability and trickery to beat the Bayern defender.

Sancho recorded 41 touches of the ball.

He efficiently accomplished 23 out of 28 passes to seek out his Dortmund teammates, with a cross accuracy of 82%. One in every of his passes was a key cross.

The 24-year-old was spectacular defensively. He participated in 5 floor duels and got here out on high on 4 events.

He additionally had an interception.

(Information sourced from Sofascore)

Sancho was finally dropped and changed by Jamie-Bio Gittens.

From United's perspective, the ahead is in type on the proper time. Because the Crimson Devils put together to land him, each stable efficiency from Sancho has strengthened the membership's place within the talks.

Subsequent up for Dortmund is Stuttgart subsequent Saturday.

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