Erling Haaland netted a purpose on his debut as Manchester Metropolis defeated Bayern Munich 1-0 at Lambeau Area of their pre-season pleasant on Saturday.
Torrential rain meant prolonged delays and 40-minute halves, with the 2 sides despatched again to respective dressing rooms after solely 13 minutes of play, however not earlier than Haaland opened his account for Metropolis.
The 22-year-old was left with a comparatively easy end, tapping in from shut vary after the reigning Bundesliga champions didn’t clear a lifeless ball, with Kevin de Bruyne enjoying Jack Grealish in for the evential help.
The Norway worldwide made method for Julian Alvarez throughout a shortened half-time break, whereas Bayern appeared notably out of kinds in possession with out the talismanic Robert Lewandowski.
First Metropolis purpose within the bag! pic.twitter.com/zxHnEhGcqt
— Manchester Metropolis (@ManCity) July 23, 2022
Bayern managed solely three pictures over the 80 minutes – with Gabriel Vidovic taking their solely try within the penalty space within the 73rd minute – compared to Metropolis’s 22.
Alvarez, De Bruyne and Riyad Mahrez had probabilities to double the margin and the reigning Premier League champions arguably ought to have per the xG depend, notching up a cumulative rating of two.42 to Bayern’s 0.11.