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Bundesliga Team of the Week:
Matchday 20

By Rune Gjerulff

Here's our Bundesliga Team of the Week for Matchday 20.

Thiago Alcantara.
Thiago Alcantara.Photo: Granada, CC-by-SA 4.0

Goalkeeper: Philipp Pentke, Hoffenheim
Hoffenheim's second-choice goalkeeper, who's in goal while Oliver Baumann is out with an injury, made a number of crucial saves to help his side to a 2-1 win over Bayer Leverkusen.


Right-back: Kingsley Ehzibue, FC Köln (2)
Had a great game on the right side of defence against Freiburg, scoring one of the goals in his side's crushing 4-0 victory.

Centre-back: Kaan Ayhan, Fortuna Düsseldorf (2)
Scored a free-kick goal and put in a very solid performance against Frankfurt. No other Düsseldorf player had as many touches on the ball as Ayhan.

Left-back: Robert Skov, Hoffenheim
Made his return from injury to score the decisive goal as Hoffenheim beat Leverkusen 2-1.

Right midfielder: Jadon Sancho, Dortmund (5)
Continued his excellent form against Union Berlin, scoring and making an assist in Dortmund's 5-0 win.

Central midfielder: Thiago Alcantara, Bayern München (2)
Pulled the strings in midfield for Bayern and scored a wonderful solo goal against Mainz.

Central midfielder: Julian Brandt, Dortmund
Brandt had a foot in nearly every Dortmund attack in his side's 5-0 win over Union Berlin that saw him pick up two assists.

Central midfielder: Maximilian Arnold, Wolfsburg
Never stopped running in midfield and racked up a goal and an assist as Wolfsburg beat Paderborn 4-2 away from home.

Left midfielder: Ismail Jakobs, FC Köln
The youngster had an excellent game in left midfield in Köln's 4-0 victory over Freiburg that saw him score his side's last goal of the game.

Striker: Erling Haaland, Dortmund (3)
Netted twice in Dortmund's 5-0 win over Union Berlin, taking his goal tally to seven in just three games so far.

Striker: Daniel Ginczek, Wolfsburg
Netted a brace in Wolfsburg's 4-2 victory over Paderborn.


Bundesliga 2019/20, Matchday 20 – results:
Hertha BSC - Schalke 04: 0-0
Fortuna Düsseldorf - Eintracht Frankfurt: 1-1
Hoffenheim - Bayer Leverkusen: 2-1
Mainz - Bayern München: 1-3
Augsburg - Werder Bremen: 2-1
Borussia Dortmund - Union Berlin: 5-0
RB Leipzig - Borussia Mönchengladbach: 2-2
FC Köln - Freiburg: 4-0
Paderborn - Wolfsburg: 2-4

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