Reigning champion Bayern dominated from the beginning in its Allianz Area stadium with Polish worldwide Lewandowski grabbing a double as he was on the scoresheet for the 11th straight league match.
The emphatic victory has lifted Bayern as much as third within the standings, one level adrift of chief Borussia Moenchengladbach, which may prolong the benefit at dwelling to Werder Bremen Sunday.
Dortmund has slipped to fifth, three factors adrift after a disappointing afternoon for Lucien Favre’s males.
It was the second straight win for interim Bayern coach Hansi Flick, who will keep in cost for the following match towards Fortuna Dusseldorf on November 23, the membership has confirmed after reviews that former Arsenal supervisor Arsene Wenger had been approached over the vacant job.
Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge informed Sport 1: “We’ll work with Hansi Flick till additional discover. I’ve respect for Arsene. We’ll name him and clear issues up. I do not need to stress him.”
Making gentle of the off-field troubles, Bayern was shortly off the mark within the traditional fixture, with Lewandowski powering dwelling an outstanding header from a Benjamin Pavard cross on 17 minutes.
Dortmund star winger Jadon Sancho was substituted as early because the 36th minute as he did not make an affect and shortly after the break Serge Gnabry fired dwelling the second after Lewandowski had did not convert from shut vary.
Lewandowski made no mistake later within the half, his 23rd of the season having scored in all of Bayern’s fixtures within the league and Champions League this marketing campaign.
A Mats Hummels personal aim accomplished a depressing afternoon for Dortmund.
“We had been very targeted, we knew we needed to give 100 % and enhance,” mentioned Lewandowski after the match.
30th anniversary marked
Earlier, RB Leipzig went to second within the Bundesliga, heading Bayern on aim distinction with a Four-2 win at Hertha Berlin within the Olympic stadium.
Earlier than the match, to mark the 30th anniversary of the autumn of the Berlin Wall, gamers stood on both aspect of a reproduction wall which had been constructed to mark the historic occasions of November ninth, 1989.
The wall was symbolically knocked down previous to the beginning of the match which noticed a fantastic begin for the host as midfielder Maximilian Mittelstaedt scored the opener within the first half.
Nonetheless, Timo Werner equalized from the penalty spot for the customer and Marcel Sabitzer added Leipzig’s second on the stroke of the halftime break.
Leipzig midfielder Kevin Kampl put his aspect Three-1 forward with an outstanding strike earlier than Werner grabbed his second for his 11th league aim in as many video games.
Hertha striker Davie Selke grabbed a late second for his aspect towards his former membership.