Robert Lewandowski returns to the Bayern Munich starting lineup against Mainz 05 after scoring five goals as a substitute in midweek.
Robert Lewandowski has returned to the Bayern Munich starting lineup against Mainz 05 after scoring five goals as a substitute in midweek.
After stunning Wolfsburg by finding the net five times in second-half minutes, the Polish striker leads the attack for the visitors with support from Douglas Costa, Thomas Muller and Kingsley Coman.
Javi Martinez starts for the first time in over a year after his recovery from a knee injury, while Jerome Boateng and Arturo Vidal are named on the bench by Pep Guardiola.
Mainz make just one change following their 1-0 loss to Bayer Leverkusen in midweek as Danny Latza comes into the side to replace Christoph Moritz in midfield.
Mainz 05: Karius, Brosinski, Bungert, Bell, Bengtsson, Baumgartlinger, Latza, Clemens, Malli, De Blasis, Muto
Subs: Curci, Balogun, Moritz, Samperio, Bussmann, Zimling, Niederlechner
Bayern Munich: Neuer, Lahm, Rafinha, Javi Martinez, Alaba, Alonso, Thiago, Coman, Muller, Douglas Costa, Lewandowski
Subs: Ulreich Boateng, Bernat, Götze, Rode, Vidal, Kimmich