Falkirk's Sam Kerr wins on first start for Bayern Munich in Frauen Bundesliga

Falkirk native Sam Kerr was part of a winning Bayern Munich women’s team on her first start for the club in the Frauen Bundesliga on Sunday.
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The 24-year-old midfielder, who signed a three-year contract with Bayern in May after leaving Rangers, played the full 90 minutes as she helped the German giants to a 2-0 away success against Werder Bremen.

First half goals from Magdalena Eriksson and Katharina Elisa Naschenweng did the damage for the league leaders at the Weserstadion Platz 11.

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The result puts Bayern onto 20 points, having won six and drawn two of their opening eight league games this season. They are currently a single point ahead of second-placed Wolfsburg.

Sam Kerr in Bayern Munich colours (Pic Vera Loitzsch/Getty Images)Sam Kerr in Bayern Munich colours (Pic Vera Loitzsch/Getty Images)
Sam Kerr in Bayern Munich colours (Pic Vera Loitzsch/Getty Images)

Scotland international Kerr has had to wait for her first Bayern start due to a knee injury. She will now be hoping for a regular run of games, continuing with the UEFA Women’s Champions League Group C away game against Paris tonight (Thursday).

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