Bayern continue dominant form

Updated: March 9, 2014


Bayern Munich continued their unbelievable league run when they thrashed Wolfsburg 6-1, extending their unbeaten Bundesliga run to 49.

Bayern went into the half with the scores level at a goal apiece, Shaquiri with the goal for the champions, however in the second half Bayern cut loose to devastating effect, Tomas Muller and Mario Mandzukic both scoring a brace with Frank Ribery also finding the back of the net in a clinical display of excellence.

The result sees the Bavarians increase their already sizable lead atop the Bundesliga table to 23 points over second-place Borussia Dortmund, while Wolfsburg remains in fifth place on 39 points.

Also in the Bundesliga on Saturday, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar scored a hat trick for Schalke in a comfortable 4-0 rout of Hoffenheim. Huntelaar struck in the sixth and 28th minutes, missed a penalty in the 31st minute and finished his treble 11 minutes from time.