Bayern lost the final of the Audi Cup. Against Munich, Tottenham Hotspur was sentenced to a penalty of 5: 6, before 2: 2 (0: 1) was declared. Erik Lamela put the "Spurs" in the lead (19th), Christian Eriksen increased (50th). Bayern equalized with Jann-Fiete Arp (61.) and Alphonso Davies (81.) before Jerome Boateng awarded the decisive penalty.
Kovac to Alphonso Davies: "We have hired Alphonso over the last year because we know what his qualities are – with his speed and technique, whether he is behind or left, he has very well done, that's how we want, with Spierlern, young and talented. "
Kovac to Injured replaced Kingsley Coman: "We had the same situation with Kingsley last season against Hoffenheim when he was badly injured, we were worried that something worse had happened, but luckily it was just a knee kick, we hope not too much has happened. "
Sven Ulreich (Bayern Munich): "Of course, it's still a 50:50 odds." In the end, Tottenham had the best end, we played very well, the young Bayern players can be proud of it, we had a good game. Each of the boys sat down and stayed calm.In the beginning it is always difficult, so huge compliment! I think we did two very good games.It's even a great match against Fenerbahce, given the difficulty of the Real.We are well prepared for the season.Summer, it will be a hot dance against Dortmund.I hope that unlike today, we will win the title there. "
It was noticeable: the power of youth
With seven young talents, Bayern has launched a duel against Tottenham. Average age of the starting eleven: 21.6 years. The Munich players first needed time to get used to it – Tottenham kept busy Bayern in a hurry.
Due to the intensity and speed of the actions, the junior staff often could not accompany them, so that in the duels, the shorter straw. Overall, however, they showed a courageous appearance, and in some scenes they highlighted their existing qualities.
The tweet at the game:
Arp had a hard time tackling Tottenham's leading defender as the only striker, but did a pretty good job. The striker came often, picked up a lot of balls in his own half and even scored his first goal for FC Bayern Munich with a goal of 1: 2.