Bayern München will look to extend their lead at the top of the table to 11 points when they host Köln on Friday night
Bayern München will look to extend their lead at the top of the table to 11 points when they host Köln on Friday night
Bundesliga

Köln keen to close floodgates on free-scoring Bayern

Munich - It would appear Bundesliga leaders FC Bayern München are approaching something akin to top gear ahead of 1. FC Köln's trip to the Allianz Arena on Friday night (kick-off 20:30 CET/ 19:30 GMT).

16 goals without reply in their last three league appearances attest to that, although a certain Pep Guardiola would have you believe there's still a lot more to come from the defending champions between now and May.

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Possible line-ups:

FC Bayern: Neuer - Rafinha, J. Boateng, Badstuber, Juan Bernat - Schweinsteiger - M. Götze, Alaba - Robben, Lewandowski, Ribery

Köln: Horn - Olkowski, Maroh, Wimmer, Hector - Vogt, M. Lehmann, Matuschyk - Risse, Svento - Ujah