Bayern Munich coach Tuchel was unhappy with the defense that conceded two goals in the first half against Leipzig.
Bayern Munich drew 2-2 with Leipzig in the sixth round of the 2023-24 Bundesliga on Sunday in Leipzig, Germany. The Bavarians struggled in the match, conceding two goals in the first half, before settling for a draw. The Bavarians, who lost 0-3 to Leipzig in this season’s Super Cup, were unable to capitalize in the rematch.
Bayern Munich started Kim Min-Jae and Upamecano at center back to lead the defense. Leipzig opened the scoring against Bayern Munich in the 20th minute through Offenda. Offenda took a pass from teammate Slager and dribbled past Kim Min-jae before finishing with a left-footed shot from the front of the penalty area. Leipzig then added a second goal in the 26th minute through Lukeva. From a corner kick, Lukewas finished a header from teammate Offenda with a left-footed shot in front of the goal. Bayern Munich had a tough time against Leipzig, conceding two goals in the first half alone, but Kane and Zane scored in quick succession in the second half to settle for a draw.
The German kicker said, “The Bayern Munich locker room was noisy during halftime, with Tuchel criticizing Kim Min-jae and Upamecano.” The mood of the Bayern Munich team was evident.
After the game against Leipzig, Bayern Munich coach Tuchel said, “It was a bit emotional and it was also about pride. We made too many mistakes, the game was too slow and static, and the goals we conceded were the result of sloppy defense.”토토사이트
With the draw against Leipzig, Bayern Munich dropped to third place in the Bundesliga this season with four wins and two draws (14 points). With the two goals conceded in Leipzig, Bayern Munich has now conceded two or more goals in each of their matches against top Bundesliga clubs this season, including Leverkusen and Leipzig. He also conceded three goals in last month’s UEFA Group A first leg against Manchester United in the 2023-24 season.
Kim Min-jae has started all six of Bayern Munich’s opening Bundesliga games since joining the club this season and has been a mainstay in the defense. “I love Kim Min-jae,” Tuchel said ahead of the start of the Bundesliga this season. He is a very calm and straightforward player. His defense is brave. He’s fast and always looks around for the players he needs to help. His performance has an impact from left back to right center back. Although he expressed his joy at having a player like Kim, he was reportedly unhappy with the defense after the two goals against Leipzig.