Müller's milestone, bans for Alonso and Martínez against Augsburg
On Sunday Bayern won their 19th Bundesliga match this term, extending their lead at the top of the standings to 13 points with nine matchdays to go, and the 1-0 victory over Borussia Mönchengladbach yielded many more stats. *fcbayern.com*brings you more facts following the match:
Duo banned for Augsburg clash
After the international break FC Bayern will return to Bundesliga action without Xabi Alonso and Javi Martínez. The two Spaniards will serve a one-match ban away to Augsburg on 1 April after each picked up a fifth booking of term in Gladbach.
Müller crowns his milestone
What a day for Thomas Müller! Not only did the world champion contest his 250th Bundesliga fixture (wearing the Bayern kit in all of them), he also scored his 93rd league goal, surpassing Giovane Elber in the FCB all-time scorer rankings. Only four players boast more Bundesliga goals for Bayern than the 27-year-old native Bavarian.
What a curler! 42 minutes had been played when Arjen Robben's effort crashed off the angle of post and bar. It was the 18th time Bayern were denied by the woodwork this term, the most in the Bundesliga.