Bayern scored 4 goals within the first half and three within the second towards the newly-promoted facet — in fact, it may have been much more than seven.
Leroy Sane started the rout with a luxurious free-kick after seven minutes, earlier than Joshua Kimmich, Serge Gnabry and a Vasilis Lampropoulos personal aim put Bayern out of sight by half time.
Robert Lewandowski then bought his customary aim on the hour mark, with Kimmich’s second aim and late strike from Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting finishing the demolition job.
Bayern has been in imperious type to start the season underneath new coach Julian Nagelsmann, profitable 4 and drawing one among its opening 5 video games and scoring a exceptional 20 goals within the course of.
Very few folks would have been betting towards Bayern to win its tenth consecutive Bundesliga title earlier than the season began. That quantity is now more likely to be zero.
The greater take a look at, after all, can be within the Champions League, however Bayern has already laid down a marker there, too, humbling Barcelona 3-0 on the Nou Camp within the opening sport of the group stage.
Almost — however maybe not fairly — as spectacular because the seven goals was Bayern’s stingy protection, which barely allowed Bochum an opportunity all match; the away facet managed zero photographs on the right track all match.
Next up for Bayern is lowly Furth, the one workforce within the Bundesliga under Bochum. Expect one other high-scoring encounter.