The Brazil international equalised in the 45th minute at the Allianz Arena before Robert Lewandowski put Bayern ahead in first-half stoppage time
Philippe Coutinho scored a hat-trick as Bayern Munich thrashed Werder Bremen 6-1 in the Bundesliga on Saturday, ending a run of back-to-back defeats in Germany.
The Brazil international equalised in the 45th minute at the Allianz Arena before Robert Lewandowski put Bayern ahead in first-half stoppage time.
Coutinho—— B/R Football (@brfootball) December 14, 2019
Having themselves a day. pic.twitter.com/eF6gJTW6BA
Coutinho added a third on the hour and Lewandowski bagged his league-leading 18th goal before Thomas Mueller made it 5-1.
Coutinho completed his hat-trick 12 minutes from time as Bayern moved back to within four points of leaders Borussia Moenchengladbach, who travel to Wolfsburg on Sunday.
A goal and assist each from Marco Reus and Jadon Sancho sees Dortmund roll over Mainz for their 3rd Bundesliga win on the spin. 💪 pic.twitter.com/ESNz7vVdeI— FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) December 14, 2019
Borussia Dortmund closed to within two points of Gladbach following a 4-0 victory at Mainz, while second-placed RB Leipzig visit Fortuna Dusseldorf in Saturday's late game.