Bayern Munich 11th Straight Bundesliga Title came with a 2-1 victory on the final day at Cologne thanks to Jamal Musiala’s 89th-minute goal, Bayern Munich grabbed the Bundesliga championship from rivals Borussia Dortmund in thrilling manner.
In the closest title race in years, Bayern was able to overtake Dortmund as they faltered to a 2-2 draw against Mainz 05 in the season’s final game on Saturday.
FC Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund both finished with 71 points, but Borussia Dortmund on goal differential FC Bayern Munich took the league.
With a late victory over Werder Bremen, Rani Khedira propelled Union Berlin into the Champions League with a score of 1-0. Union came in fourth, behind third-placed RB Leipzig and ahead of Freiburg, who suffered a 2-1 defeat at Eintracht Frankfurt.
After losing 4-2 at Leipzig, Schalke was demoted, and VFB Stuttgart will play the team that finishes third in the second division in the relegation/promotion playoff. Hertha Berlin was already in the lower division.
Dortmund’s chances of winning their first league championship since 2012 were crushed as they fell behind 2-0 to Mainz early on before battling back to draw 2-2 in a thrilling season finale, while Bayern was enjoying an unexpected title victory.
By Bayern Munich’s expectations, this has been a terrible season, and the team revealed Oliver Kahn, the CEO, and board member Hasan Salihamidi had been fired immediately after winning the title.