Pep Admits Bayern Only Control Game For 25 Minutes
Gelsenkirchen – Bayern Munich just to bring home the points from Schalke. Bayern coach Pep Guardiola admitted that his team did not control the game making it difficult to reap the full points.
In a match that took place at the Veltins Arena on Saturday (30/08/2014) night, Bayern went ahead after a pass from Sebastian Rode forwarded by Robert Lewandowski in the 10th minute. However, Schalke after pressing.
As a result, Die Knappen equalized as the game entered the 62nd minute. Afterwards, Bayern difficult to score again.
Pep call, the result is disappointing. However, he saw the positive side: the result can be a learning for his team.
“In 25 minutes or 30 minutes first, we show the best game in the last 6 months. Afterwards, we failed to control the game,” said Pep club’s official website.
“Impact, we can not put our grip on this match.”
“But, we pretty much ran, it was good to train and test our legs. Now, there will be a halftime two weeks, I hope that our players are injured can go to practice,” said Pep.
Bayern‘s new signing, Xabi Alonso, had a direct play on this game. Pep played as a central defender in a 3-4-3 formation and he does not appear ugly.
Noted, Xabi did touch 66 times, recorded a 90 percent passing the target, for 68 minutes of play.