How Leipzig ended Bayern Munich free scoring run in the Bundesliga is still a surprise to many, however the real story to the drama is Julian Nagelsmann quick tactical change taking over center stage at the Allianz Arena.
As usual, the Bavarians dominated proceedings, but Leipzig had everything covered with Nagelsmann’s three man defensive approach.
Bayern Munich came close in several occasions, but Gulacsi was on hand to stop the balls from going into the back of the net.
Julian Nagelsmann saw how Bayern Munich approached the game, Hansi Flick had his work cutout for him, Flick literally tried to silent Leipzig from the midfield since the three man was consisting of Halstenberg, Klostermann and Dayot Upamenco held everywhere.
Since Bayern Munich were approaching the game on different angle, Nagelsmann quickly blocked Bayern Munich from penetrating through the middle and from the flanks.
Leipzig switched between sides stopping the supply of balls to Lewandowski and Thomas Muller upfront. Bayern were locked out of their comfort zone by Leipzig.