Exequiel Palacios scored twice for Bayer Leverkusen in their 2-1 win vs. Bayern Munich.
Palacios had two penalty goals for Leverkusen as his form continues to improve under coach Xabi Alonso. With Bayern Munich leading 1-0, Leverkusen were awarded a penalty kick.
Up stepped the Argentine who went to the goalkeeper’s right and score to draw Leverkusen level. But minutes later, Leverkusen were awarded another penalty.
Once more, up stepped the World Cup winner and he would again go to the goalkeeper’s right and score. Since Xabi Alonso took over as coach in October of last year, Palacios has been getting regular playing minutes, now having played 90 minutes in the last four Bundesliga matches.