Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola admitted his side were lucky after Arjen Robben's late goal at Mainz ensured they ended the year with a victory.
Bayern Munich stretched their lead at the top of the Bundesliga table to 14 points with a last-ditch 2-1 away win in Mainz.
Mainz had the temerity to take the lead but a decimated, yet the defiant Bayern side fought back to seal an eight straight league success.
Bastian Schweinsteiger equalised with a sweet free kick immediately after the Reds went behind midway through the first half.
Just as the game seemed to be drifting to a draw, man-of-the-moment Arjen Robben popped up with a last minute...
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart has signed a new five-year contract at Manchester City.
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Higuain may be on for Prem switch
Two teams in desperate need of a striker are Liverpool and Tottenham, which is just peachy for Gonzalo Higuain -- Daily Express reports that the Argentina international is unhappy at Napoli, and could consider a move to the Premier League.