Lee Jae-seong of Mainz in the German Bundesliga played a big role after a long time and kept the team undefeated in 10 games. It was a performance in front of the Korean national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann. Although he did not score a goal, the statistical media ‘Sofa Score’ gave Lee Jae-seong the third highest rating of 7.1 in the team.
Mainz won Bayern Munich 스포츠토토3-1 in the 29th round of the Bundesliga in the 2022-23 season at 10:30 pm (Korean time) on the 22nd at the Meba Arena in Mainz, Germany.
With this, Mainz continued their 10-game undefeated streak (6 wins, 4 draws) and became 6th in the league. On the other hand, Bayern Munich, who dreamed of returning to the top of the league by sacrificing Mainz, suffered a blow and fell behind leaders Dortmund by one point. If they won, they would of course miss the chance to rise to the top of the league again.
Prior to the match, coach Jurgen Klinsmann visited the stadium. Coach Klinsmann is currently touring Europe to check the national team players. Coach Klinsmann has already watched the matches between Son Heung-min (Tottenham), Oh Hyun-kyu (Celtic) and Kim Min-jae (Napoli). I went to Germany that day and watched Lee Jae-sung’s match.
Lee Jae-seong, who took the starting position as an attacking midfielder, led the Mainz attack with Ludovic Azork and Karim Onisibo.
Bayern Munich shook Mainz’s net first. In the 29th minute of the first half, Sadio Mane scored the first goal after receiving a pass from João Cancelo. Mane returned to action in the Bundesliga for the first time after serving a one-game suspension for assault in the team.
Munich’s only goal was this. Mainz drove Bayern Munich in the second half. The equalizer was scored in the 20th minute of the second half. Jaesung Lee contributed. Lee Jae-sung’s shot was blocked by goalkeeper Jan Sommer. However, Azorc pushed the spilled ball.
In the 28th minute, Leandro Barreiro scored a come-from-behind goal, followed shortly after by Aaron Martin. Bayern Munich sank 3-1.
Lee Jae-jeong was replaced with Azorc in the 32nd minute of the second half. Lee Jae-seong played a big role in front of coach Klinsman, recording 2 shots, 2 key passes, and a 100% aerial contest success rate in 77 minutes.