Schalke 0-5 RB Leipzig: Timo Werner shoots home to hold side over Dortmund in Bundesliga and closes gorge with Bayern Munich to a certain point
- Timo Werner thundered home in the 61st minute in the Veltins Aren on Saturday
- It added to the 1 minute goal from Marcel Sabitzer, who separated them at the break
- Marcel Halstenberg nodded vigorously home for the third from the side from a corner
- On loan Manchester City defender Angelino added the fourth with ten minutes to go
Timo Werner produced a stunning attack to increase RB Leipzig’s lead over Schalke and helped them bridge the gap with Bayern Munich at the top of the Bundesliga.
The attacker thundered home in the 61st minute in the Veltins-Aren to add to the goal of the first minute of Marcel Sabitzer.
Full back Marcel Halstenberg nodded vigorously home for the third from the side from a corner.
Timo Werner celebrates after scoring the second goal on his side during the match against Schalke
Marcel Sabitzer of Leipzig (third from the right) celebrates after scoring the first against Schalke
Marcel Halstenberg headed the net from a corner into the third point in the 67th minute
Angelino celebrates scoring their fourth goal in a dominant line-up against Schalke in sixth place
Angelino from Leipzig is wearing a mourning band for the victims of the Hanau attacks this week
Borrowed defender of Manchester City, Jose Angelino, added a fourth with ten minutes to go, before Emil Forsberg completed a dominant showing with a fifth.
More to come