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Bayern Munich midfielder Javi Martinez makes 100th Bundesliga appearance

Bayern Munich midfielder Javi Martinez makes 100th Bundesliga appearance

Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Muller both bagged braces as Bayern Munich came from behind to register a 4-2 win over Werder Bremen.

But the same Bayern double act stepped up to the plate when needed, with Muller's second strike representing his 100th Bundesliga goal.

Jerome Gondorf had fired the visitors into a 26th-minute lead and Bayern laboured for most of the first half before equalising four minutes from half-time when Milos Veljkovic failed to cut out Jerome Boateng's deep cross and Muller scored.

Injury-free and bossing Bayern's midfield, the tough-tackling Spaniard has been a big reason the Bavarians have won 17 matches since Heynckes replaced Ancelotti in October.

It leaves him as the league's top-scorer, four clear of Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

The warning went unheeded and the away side took a surprise lead with 25 minutes on the clock as Maximilian Eggestein and Kruse combined to send Jerome Gondorf clean through on goal, allowing the forward to slide the ball between the legs of Bayern goalkeeper Sven Ulreich and into the net.

Mueller converted a superb chip over the Bremen defence by James Rodriguez to add gloss to the final scoreline.

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Bremen grew in confidence, but the hosts drew level with a superb equaliser by Muller just before the break.

Bayern made the points safe in the 84th minute when James's ball over the top picked out Muller, allowing the Germany global to slot home from close range and join Lewandowski on a brace.

Lewandowski then grabbed his first just after the hour, giving Bayern - who were far from their fluid best - the lead for the first time, though that did not last long as Sule put past his own goalkeeper.

Suele was left red-faced when the ball clipped his shoulder and rolled past Ulreich on 74 minutes.

However, the champions were back in front two minutes later as Muller crossed and Lewandowski headed home his 17th goal of the season and the result was put beyond doubt when Muller scored to secure Bayern's sixth straight Bundesliga win.

Leon Goretzka was booed by Schalke fans in Gelsenkirchen, two days after it was announced Friday that the 22-year-old will join Bayern next season.

There is little to separate the chasing pack behind Bayern with just a point between second-placed Bayer Leverkusen and Eintracht Frankfurt in seventh place.