Bayern Munich 1-1 Schalke: Howedes halts ten-man Bavarians

The defender scored with 18 minutes remaining as the reigning Bundesliga champions’ poor start to 2015 continued on Tuesday evening


Bayern Munich dropped points for a second successive Bundesliga game after Benedikt Howedes’ late goal saw Schalke come away from the Allianz Arena with a 1-1 draw.

The German champions played with 10 men for 73 minutes following Jerome Boateng’s sending off in the first half and the visitors’ numerical advantage ultimately told.

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