FC Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski was in typical lethal form in front of goal as the record champions demolished Augsburg 6-0 in the Bavarian derby.
The Pole already had history against Die Fuggerstädter with 13 goals in 11 Bundesliga appearances, and his hat-trick has boosted those figures even further to 16 in 12. He also provided the assists for two more of Bayern’s goals.
Lewandowski’s perfect hat-trick of left foot, right foot and header now takes his tally for the season to 24 and moves him level with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at the head of the race for the Torjägerkanone.
Watch: Lewandowski’s on Bayern’s amazing goalscoring form:
Top Facts - Lewandowski
- Lewandowski’s 16 goals against Augsburg is more than he’s scored against any other Bundesliga club.The Pole scored or assisted five goals in the game same for the second time in his Bundesliga career (his 5 goals against Wolfsburg in September 2015).Lewandowski has claimed 36 of Bayern’s 105 goals in all competitions this season.