The 24-year-old scored 4 second-half objectives in an eye fixed watering Group B consequence towards a hapless Spurs facet which capitulated after the half-time whistle.
It had all appeared very completely different within the first half when Heung-Min Son gave Spurs the lead however two very good objectives from Joshua Kimmich and Robert Lewandowski ensured the guests went into the break 2-1 forward. What then adopted was barely plausible given how even the opening interval had been.
Spurs a shadow
Niko Kovac’s facet started clicking by way of the gears within the second half and was quickly purring towards a Spurs facet devoid of confidence and concepts.
Lewandowski netted a brace to go with Gnabry’s haul as final 12 months’s crushed finalist was merely blown away.
Harry Kane scored a penalty to carry the sport again to Four-2 however even that could not stem the Bayern onslaught with a lot of Spurs followers streaming out of the membership’s model new stadium earlier than the ultimate whistle had gone.
The damaging defeat, performed out beneath pouring rain, was the primary time Tottenham had ever conceded seven objectives at dwelling.
“We’re upset. Each single contact from Bayern was scientific. They scored with each contact. It’s robust to just accept. It’s important to transfer on,” mentioned Pochettino after a prolonged post-match debrief together with his gamers.
“Such a state of affairs you must face. It’s robust and you could be robust and maintain going. Keep collectively, assist one another and be all collectively.
“If you obtain this sort of consequence you will need to bounce again and consider in your self. It’s the solely method to get well.”
Qualification from the group stage remains to be very a lot doable for Spurs however one should marvel what such a brutal hammering will do to a facet already struggling within the English Premier League.
In the meantime, regardless of this being a supposed transition 12 months for Bayern, the Germans look to be an actual prospect on this season’s competitors and so they sit prime of Group B having received each of its matches this season.