Bayern Munich 8-0 Schalke: No Thiago? No problem! Serge Gnabry scores a HAT-TRICK and new signing Leroy Sane also nets as the champions of Europe thrash rivals in opening Bundesliga match
- Bayern Munich thrashed rivals Schalke 8-0 in their opening Bundesliga match
- Former Arsenal winger Serge Gnabry scored a hat-trick and Leroy Sane scored
- Robert Lewandowski, Thomas Muller, Leon Goretzka and Jamal Muisala struck
- The Bundesliga and European champions won the game without Thiago
Bayern Munich didn’t look as though they were missing Thiago Alcantara as they thrashed Schalke 8-0.
Thiago joined Liverpool for £25million on Friday.
More to follow.
Robert Lewandowski of Bayern Munich celebrates scoring his team’s third goal of the game
Bayern Munich’s German midfielder Leon Goretzka scored the second goal against Schalke
Gnabry of Bayern Munich celebrates scoring his team’s first goal on Friday evening
Bayern Munich XI: Neuer; Lucas, Süle, Boateng, Pavard; Goretzka, Kimmich; Gnabry, Müller, Sané; Lewandowski
Subs: Ulreich, Nübel – Martínez, Cuisance, Zirkzee, Davies, Tolisso, Fein, Richards, Musiala.
Schalke XI: Fährmann, Oczipka, Kabak, Stambouli, Rudy; Bentaleb, Serdar; Harit, Uth, Matondo, Paciência
Subs: Schubert, Mednyl, Raman, Ibisevic, Kutucu, Skrzybski, Schopf, Becker, Thiaw