Despite losing 2-0 in the 26th minute on the court of the RB Leipzighe Bayern Munich managed to even the score to add a tie on the sixth date of the Bundesliganow led alone by Xabi Alonso's Bayer Leverkusen.
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With this tie, the second of the season in the Bundesliga, the Bavarian giant remains in third place, two points behind Leverkusen, which has 16 points after its victory hours earlier at Mainz.
Weakened by his several absences (Willi Orban, Timo Werner, Dani Olmo), the Leipzig had a better start and opened the scoring through Belgian summer signing Loïs Openda (20), before young French central defender Castello Lukeba doubled the lead six minutes later.
Harmless in the first half, the men of Thomas Tuchel They showed another side in the second act, with the entrances of Raphaël Guerreiro and Mathys Tel.
The referee of the match declared a penalty for handball Benjamin Henrichs after viewing the play on the VAR. The English striker Harry Kane He did not forgive from the spot (57) to score his eighth goal in six Bundesliga games.
And in a counter-attack led by Jamal Musiala, the German international perfectly enabled Healed with a deep pass to score the tie at two (70).
Neither team earned merit from the tie to take the three points. Both will chain a third consecutive week with a match every three or four days.
In the Champions League, Bayern visits Copenhagen on Tuesday, while Leipzig hosts Manchester City on Wednesday.
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