Hansi Flick satisfied with Bayern Munich’s narrow DFB-Pokal win

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Despite a slim victory, Hansi Flick used to be happy with Bayern Munich’s show at Schalke.

Bayern Munich trainer Hansi Flick used to be happy together with his crew’s efficiency after edging Schalke 1-Zero within the DFB-Pokal quarter-finals.

Joshua Kimmich’s 40th-minute function proved to be sufficient as Bayern ruled ownership on the Veltins Arena on Tuesday.

Despite the slim victory, Flick used to be satisfied to transport into the final 4 as Bayern remained on course for a 2nd immediately DFB-Pokal crown.

“My team played very well and very intelligently. I am satisfied with the way we won this game,” he stated, by the use of the membership’s website online.

“We performed towards a Schalke facet that performed very defensively. Nevertheless, we created possibilities and did rather well total, all over the sport we had over 80 in line with cent ownership.

“At the tip of the day, it’s at all times vital within the cup that you just growth. We’re within the semi-finals, so I’m very pleased with my crew. The avid gamers are in excellent spirits, they’re in excellent shape.

“We didn’t want to change much. We’ll start to recover now, the boys will have a day and a half off and then we’ll start our preparations for the game against Augsburg.”

Kimmich drilled an effort into the ground nook from the threshold of the world after a nook used to be cleared into his trail prior to half-time.

The defender said it used to be a tricky come across, however felt Bayern deserved their win.

“I don’t think it was possible to roll over opponents like the side we faced because Schalke played very deep and narrowed lots of space. It was not always possible to play fast and directly,” Kimmich stated.

“We attempted to, however no longer the whole thing labored out. We additionally had two or 3 bad counters towards us. All in all, it used to be nonetheless a richly deserved victory.

“I’m happy that I made it 1-0 and that the game ended like that. At that moment you just go for it and hope that it goes in.”

Top of the Bundesliga, Bayern host Augsburg on Sunday.