On August first the Bundesliga champions, Bayern Munich, faced off against the second place runner-ups, Wolfsburg. Everyone had high wants Wolfsburg this year, who performed exceptionally well and been able to come in second place.
Wolfsburg has not always been the best performing team but last season was obviously a completely different story. Their striker Bas Dost, 25, has got the best striking rate in
Bundesliga. With an average of just one goal per 63 minutes, Bas Dost scored an overall of 13 goals during the entire season.
With the help of Kevin de Bruyne, the 24-year-old Belgium international, who had 10 goals as well as an incredible 20 assists this year they were able to win the Super Cup in the reigning champions. His recent performance inside the Bundesliga are making him one of several hottest people on the transfer market today, nonetheless it does not appear to be Wolfsburg are interested in selling their best player.'' It was quite surprising how successful Wolfsburg were this coming year considering the fact that considered one of their very talented youth player Junior Malanda passed on in a car accident at the age of 20. Passing away noisy . January left the team in a state of shock but hand it over to the fans and great teammates to encourage one another and dedicate their victories towards the late Junior Malanda. They did all they are able to to secure their honor for his or her beloved teammate. It was really something to look at.
Bayern has been struggling since 2012 to win the Super Cup and yes it seems that this cup belonged to Wolfburg. Kevin de Bruyne have missed an early chance at goal after heading it over the anxious and cheeky Manuel Neur and then miss a fairly easy open goal, but he made up for it inside the late 80th minute giving an assist to the one and only Lord Bendtner to equalize the score. Not only was Bednter capable of score the equalizing goal but also the final penalty to be the Super Cup champions.
It here is refreshing to find out a team with numerous youth, talent, and passion create a change for the better and beat the Champions. It looks like Wolfsburg may even catch up to Bayern next season and are avalable out in first place inside the Bundesliga Season. Let me know which team you wanted to win the Super Cup and feel free to post any comments listed below.
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