Created on 19-01-2013 at 00:00 AM
Bayern made a winning start to 2013 and maintained their lead in the table with a comfortable victory over Fürth, Mario Mandzukic firing a brace to seal the points at the Allianz Arena. “We weren't as good as we can be, but we're happy," the striker said afterwards. Boss Jupp Heynckes said he was “pleased we’ve won and kept another clean sheet. But my team knows we didn't play very well today."
Reaction to Bayern v Fürth:
Jupp Heynckes: “We’re pleased we've won and kept another clean sheet. But my team knows we didn't play very well today. Our play was cramped and not as fluid as we’re used to. The restart fixture is always tough. And Fürth played very clever football. They kept it tight at the back, closed down the space, and tried to hit us on the break. Once again, we've seen the