13 things we loved this weekend: Muller, Lacazette, Sneijder & more
Bayern Munich continued their ominous march to the Bundesliga title this weekend, while a number of teams in England played friendlies ahead of the return of football.
Elsewhere, there was some classic Polish Ekstraklasa action and we’ve got the Twitter thread you need to read to start your week off right.
We’ve rounded up the best of the action on and off the pitch.
Dortmund & Hertha
Once again using their platform right.
— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) June 6, 2020
One to remember for the Everton loanee.
🎯 STRIKE 🎯
What a hit from Jonjoe Kenny! 💥
Schalke are back in it… pic.twitter.com/y2LPb8RCzM
— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) June 7, 2020
🎯 The pass from David
🍽️ The touch from Ains
🚀 The finish from Laca
— Arsenal (@Arsenal) June 6, 2020
Possibly the slowest screamer we’ve ever seen.
No, we’ve got no idea what the keeper’s doing neither.
— Artur Górczyński🇵🇱🇪🇺 (@ArturGorczynski) June 7, 2020
And the award for Miss of the Weekend goes to…
— Dorfkind Nils (@Scttysprts) June 7, 2020
One of the best 93rd-minute fluke saves we’ve ever seen.
Wesley Sneijder says he could have been one of the best players in the world if he had tried harder. pic.twitter.com/3rTAD6EVtX
— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) June 6, 2020
Muller & Lewandowski
Thomas Muller and Robert Lewandowski have a combined SIXTY goal contributions this Bundesliga season 🤯 pic.twitter.com/5y8zHxEHl3
— B/R Football (@brfootball) June 6, 2020
Werder Bremen haven’t scored a home Bundesliga goal from open play now in *13* hours. The last time they did was in November.
And in that time alone, they’ve only scored one Bundesliga goal at the Weserstadion. 😬
— Archie Rhind-Tutt (@archiert1) June 7, 2020
The return of Czech football prompted some brilliant photos.
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Fans of Bohemians Prague stand on ladders as they watch the derby against Sparta behind fences. The Czech league resumed play after the nationwide lockdown due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, but supporters cannot be allowed in the stadium. Sparta won 1-0. Photos: @martin.divisek #prague #football #soccer #instasport #sport
Start your week right by giving this a read.
Right, so my boy’s an only child who has a few anxiety issues and lockdown has been a bit up and down for him so we thought we’d try and do something for him he’d really enjoy. On his FIFA game he has got Peterborough into the Carabao Cup Final against Spurs…
— Ian Stimson (@ianstimson) June 7, 2020
Another weekend, another defender sh*tting himself at the prospect of trying to stop Sancho.