200th Bundesliga victory: record for Alaba
David Alaba celebrated his 200th Bundesliga victory in FC Bayern's 3-2 win over Borussia Dortmund. The Austrian only needed 272 matches to achieve this feat, fewer than any other player in the German top flight.
Belter before half-time
And the 28-year-old played a major role in his anniversary victory. After Dortmund's opener in the 45th minute, Alaba scored a remarkable free-kick in the first half injury time to level the scores at one apiece. It was the first goal the defender had scored in FCB colours since the DFB Cup final against Bayer 04 Leverkusen in July - and even then he had thundered a free-kick directly into the net.
Robert Lewandowski also reached a milestone in the top match against Borussia Dortmund: