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Soccer-Dortmund thrash Bayern in German Cup final to win double
May 12, 2012 / 7:56 PM / 6 years ago

Soccer-Dortmund thrash Bayern in German Cup final to win double

BERLIN, May 12 (Reuters) - Bundesliga champions Borussia Dortmund crushed Bayern Munich 5-2 with a hat-trick from Poland’s Robert Lewandowski to lift the German Cup on Saturday and cap a majestic season with the club’s first domestic double success.

Shinji Kagawa fired Dortmund into a third minute lead before Dutchman Arjen Robben levelled for Bayern with a penalty.

Dortmund’s Mats Hummels converted a spot kick in the 41st and their top scorer Lewandowski struck either side of the break and again after Bayern winger Franck Ribery briefly cut the deficit with a sensational low drive in the 75th. (Reporting by Karolos Grohmann; Editing by Ken Ferris)

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