Chasing an unprecedented seventh league title on the spin, Bayern Munich maintained their 100 percent record by comfortably seeing off hapless Schalke 2-0 courtesy of a James Rodriguez header and a Robert Lewandowski penalty.
After Hertha Berlin deposed the champions for a couple of hours, Bayern serenely assumed their rightful position atop the table with an easy victory over last season's surprise runners-up.
Importantly, after losing Kingsley Coman, Corentin Tolisso and Rafinha...
Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich eased past Schalke 2-0 on Saturday to make it four wins from four league matches and leave their opponents languishing at the bottom of the table.
Goals from James Rodriguez and a second-half Robert Lewandowski penalty lifted Bayern to 12 points, two ahead of second-placed Hertha Berlin, who beat Borussia Moenchengladbach 4-2 thanks to a Vedad Ibisevic double.
Preseason title contenders Schalke have now lost all four Bundesliga matches and are anchored in last place....
On his first Bayern Munich start in 410 days, forgotten man Renato Sanches enjoyed a fairy-tale return to his former club Benfica scoring in a comfortable 2-0 Champions League win in Lisbon's Estadio da Luz.
Winning their 15th successive opening Champions League fixture, Bayern easily maintained their 100 percent start this season with former Golden Boy Sanches enjoying a Hollywood-style comeback on his old stomping ground. Interestingly, this was Bayern's first clean sheet away from...