German Cup: Arjen Robben strike helps Bayern dump Dortmund out

Despite having spent much of this season on Bayern' bench, Robben took over on the left wing from France's Franck Ribery, who was suspended, to show coach Jupp Heynckes what he has been missing.

updated: March 01, 2013 09:20 IST
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Munich: Bayern Munich ended their three-year wait for a competitive win over Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday as Arjen Robben's first-half strike sealed a 1-0 German Cup quarter-final victory.

February 2010 had been the occasion of Bayern's last league or cup win over Dortmund - a six-game stretch - but Robben's thunderbolt two minutes before the break at the Allianz Arena was enough to put Munich in the last four.

A pre-season Supercup final win in Munich last August had been Bayern's only source of comfort against Borussia recently.

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