Robben: Bayern Should Fight Could Finish Faster
Munich – Bayern Munich again failed to win after the winter break. After losing 1-4 to VfL Wolfsburg last weekend, this time they drew 1-1 with Schalke 04.
Compete at the Allianz Arena on Wednesday (02/04/2015) pm dawn, Bayern had to play with 10 men from the 17th minute after Jerome Boateng get a red card. Nevertheless, Bayern went ahead through Arjen Robben in the 67th minute.
Despite playing with 10 men, Bayern did not perform badly. Instead, they are still able to dominate Schalke. Bayern was more fired with 10 trials, although only two leads to the target.
On the other hand, Schalke, although less dominant in possession, able to carve five attempts on target. One of them finally ended with a goal of Benedikt Howedes. Schalke defender broke into the Bayern goal through a header in the 72nd minute.
Robben was disappointed. According to him, should be able to kill the opponent Die Roten faster.
“It’s frustrating. When you’re 1-0, you should rush to kill the opponent,” said the Dutch midfielder in the Bundesliga’s official website.
“We all know Howedes is Schalke’s best player duel affairs in the air, and one of the best in the Bundesliga. We should not let it free.”
“Should we try as hard as possible to keep him.”
Beyond that, Robben complained Schalke defensive play. This is why, according to him, Bayern successfully controlled the game, despite having to play with 10 men.
“We played well against the ultra-defensive team who survived with five people. It’s hard. We are short of players, but still able to master the game. So, our team deserves the praise it,” said Robben.
With these results Bayern underwent two Bundesliga in 2015 with one defeat and one draw. But the top is still belonged to Bayern with 46 points from 19 matches, while Schalke unmoved in fourth position with 31 points.
Meanwhile, the inhabitants of the second position, Wolfsburg, drew 1-1 against Eintracht Frankfurt. Wolfsburg are now collecting 38 points or left behind eight points behind Bayern.