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Bayern Munich wins 8th successive Bundesliga title with two games to spare

The win on a wet night in Bremen put Bayern 10 points clear of second-place Borussia Dortmund, which can earn a maximum nine points from its three remaining games

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Bayern powered to its 30th German title with a perfect record of seven wins in the Bundesliga since it resumed last month in empty stadiums amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo:

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German football club Bayern Munich secured its eighth successive Bundesliga title with two games to spare after beating Werder Bremen 1-0. Robert Lewandowski's goal in the 43rd minute was enough for the team to claim a victory.
 
The win on a wet night in Bremen put Bayern 10 points clear of second-place Borussia Dortmund, which can earn a maximum nine points from its three remaining games.
 
Werder kept Bremen at bay for most of the first half but the champions still found a breakthrough.
 
Jerome Boateng played a perfectly weighted ball over the defence in the 43rd

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First Published: Jun 17 2020 | 12:09 PM IST

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