Bundesliga: Bayern Munich beat Borussia Dortmund to win Der Klassiker 

  • Bayern Munich beat Borussia Dortmund 3-2 in Saturday’s ‘Der Klassiker’ contest 
  • Marco Reus’ opener for Dortmund was quickly cancelled out by Bayern 
  • David Alaba hit a precise free-kick seconds before half-time to level the scores 
  • Robert Lewandowski and Leroy Sane scored to give Bayern second-half control 
  • Erling Braut Haaland scored from a tight angle to pull one back for the hosts 

Bayern Munich beat Borussia Dortmund to win Der Klassiker. 

Marco Reus put Dortmund ahead in the 45th minute of a gripping, intense match but David Alaba quickly levelled from a cleverly-worked free kick in first-half stoppage time.

Poland striker Lewandowski, who also had two goals disallowed for offside, headed Bayern in front three minutes after the break and substitute Leroy Sane added the third before Erling Haaland pulled one back for Dortmund in the 83rd.

Bayern are top of the Bundesliga with 18 points from seven games, two ahead of RB Leizpig with Dortmund third on 15.