Bayern Munich took over the lead in the Bundesliga from RB Leipzig on Saturday. 'Der Rekordmeister' won 2-3 at SC Paderborn, while Leipzig lost 1-3 to Schalke 04. Peter Bosz and Bayer Leverkusen won FC Augsburg: 0-3.
Serge Gnabry and Philipp Coutinho brought Bayern 0-2 to Paderborn, after which Kai Pröger provided the connection goal. Robert Lewandowski expanded the margin again a little later and thus also scored in his sixth league game in a row.
If the Polish striker also finds the goal in the next two Bundesliga games, he will match Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's record. Jamilu Collins brought the tension back six minutes before time, but Bayern did not relinquish the three points.
Leipzig was at halftime 0-2 behind Schalke by goals from Salif Sané and Amine Harit (penalty). Rabbi Matondjo increased the lead just fifteen minutes after halftime, after which Emil Forsberg returned a little on behalf of the home team.
Bayern leads the Bundesliga with fourteen points from six games. Leipzig is now second with thirteen points and Schalke occupies third place with the same number of points.
Leverkusen took the lead ten minutes before halftime at Augsburg with an own goal from Florian Niederlechner. Kevin Volland and Kai Havertz secured the three points for the Bosz team in the second half.