What Can Yann Sommer Bring To Bayern Munich?

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On the latest episode of the Bundesliga Connection, Sebastien Haller made his long-awaited return to the league with a win, Bayern Munich drew 1-1 with their new keeper Yann Sommer, and this past matchday was an impressive run for home teams! Only on the #SLPodcast!

With Bayern's new signing taking to the field recently, questions have been asked about what Yann Sommer can bring to the table! Catch the latest episode of the Bundesliga Connection by clicking on the podcast player below!

With Manuel Neuer sidelined for a lengthy period, Bayern Munch needed to figure out a quick-fix plan for their goalkeeping department. A massive priority indeed. Fortunately for the Bavarian giants, they managed to acquire the signature of Swiss International Yann Sommer.

Sommer is no stranger to the Bundesliga, having spent close to a decade with Borussia Monchengladbach where he made over 270 appearances, which included impressive performances against Bayern.

Bavarians head coach Julien Nagelsmann stated that a new goalkeeper would only need a short period of time to fit in, and Sommer showed that he was ready to step up to the plate, securing his new club a 1-1 draw against Nagelsmann's former team RB Leipzig on Friday. 

Sebastien Haller, meanwhile, finally made his return to the Bundesliga after a hefty stint on the sidelines receiving treatment for testicular cancer.

He did so on Sunday in Dortmund's match against Augsburg, who gave them a real run for their money. A match of constant back and forth, which was closed off by USA international Gio Reyna's wonder strike to see BVB win 4-3. A fitting return for the Ivory Coast international.

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