Bayern defeated Manchester United in the match of the 1st round of the group stage of the Champions League. The high-scoring match at the Allianz Arena in Munich ended with a score of 4:3.
In the first half, Thomas Tuchel's team scored twice against the English club. In the 28th minute, Leroy Sane played a one-two with Harry Kane and fired a low shot into the near corner from outside the penalty area – Andre Onana's goal made a mistake and missed the ball under his hands.
Four minutes later, the German giants strengthened their advantage – Serge Gnabry scored after a pass from Jamal Musiala.
At the start of the second half, Erik ten Hag's wards reduced the gap - Rasmus Heylund scored his debut goal for Manchester United in the 49th minute.
However, Bayern responded very quickly - in the 53rd minute, Kane converted a penalty, adding a goal to the assist in his debut match for the Munich club in the Champions League.
In the other match of the opening round of Group A, the Turkish "Galatasaray" and the Danish "Copenhagen" drew – 2:2.
In the second round of the Champions League on October 3, Bayern Munich will play Copenhagen away, and Manchester United will host Galatasaray.
It will be recalled that the two best teams from each group will reach the playoffs of the Champions League. The clubs that finish third in the Europa League play-offs will compete for tickets to the 1/8 finals of this tournament with the runners-up in the Europa League quartets.
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