Nagelsmann, Upamecano & Co. on the first pre-season friendly
Bayern were beaten 3-2 by 1. FC Köln in their first pre-season friendly of the summer on Saturday. Taking charge of his first game as FCB boss, new head coach Julian Nagelsmann was missing the majority of international players, so gave a number of youth players a chance. "Considering the squad, it was good. In terms of the chances, a draw would've been deserved," the coach said in summary. fcbayern.com has all the reaction to the match in Villingen.
Reaction to the game
Opposition reactionSteffen Baumgart (Köln coach): "It was a very intense game from both teams. You saw good moments on both sides. We know Bayern didn't play with their best side – for us it was all about intensity. The boys were very committed. I saw both teams play well, both had a lot of tempo." Mark Uth (Köln): "We're very happy that the fans are there. We've missed that recently. It's even nicer to win against Bayern, of course we can appreciate that."
Read about the game in our match report: