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The referee blows his whistle to end the game.
Corner taken by Franck Ribery from the right by-line.
Mario Gomez produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.
Short corner worked by Hamit Altintop.
Fwayo Tembo takes a inswinging corner.
Hamit Altintop concedes a free kick for a foul on Fwayo Tembo. Free kick taken by Alexander Frei.
Valentin Stocker takes a shot. Save made by Thomas Kraft.
Inswinging corner taken by Alexander Frei from the left by-line, save by Thomas Kraft.
The referee gives a free kick against Mario Gomez for handball. Franco Costanzo restarts play with the free kick.
Effort on goal by Hamit Altintop from inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.
Close range header by Mario Gomez goes over the crossbar.
Corner taken by Hamit Altintop.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Franck Ribery, Mario Gomez takes a shot. Save by Franco Costanzo.
Mark Van Bommel takes a shot. Save by Franco Costanzo.
Fwayo Tembo replaces Xherdan Shaqiri.
Mark Van Bommel challenges Xherdan Shaqiri unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gilles Yapi Yapo takes the free kick.
Valentin Stocker produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target.
Alexander Frei booked for unsporting behaviour. Alexander Frei gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Diego Contento. Thomas Kraft takes the free kick.
Foul by Anatoliy Tymoschuk on Frederico Almerares, free kick awarded. Frederico Almerares restarts play with the free kick.
Shot from just outside the box by Samuel Inkoom misses to the right of the goal.
Frederico Almerares takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.
Anatoliy Tymoschuk challenges Frederico Almerares unfairly and gives away a free kick. Granit Xhaka takes the direct free kick.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Alexander Frei from the left by-line.
Toni Kroos leaves the field to be replaced by Hamit Altintop.
Bastian Schweinsteiger takes a shot. Franco Costanzo makes a save.
Corner taken right-footed by Toni Kroos.
Alexander Frei takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post.
Toni Kroos gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Granit Xhaka. Direct free kick taken by Granit Xhaka.
Granit Xhaka takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.
Samuel Inkoom challenges Franck Ribery unfairly and gives away a free kick. Thomas Muller has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.
Short corner taken by Toni Kroos.
Bastian Schweinsteiger has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.
Diego Contento takes a shot. Save made by Franco Costanzo.
Thomas Muller takes a short corner.
Frederico Almerares is brought on as a substitute for Adilson Cabral.
Granit Xhaka takes a shot. Save by Thomas Kraft.
Header by Mario Gomez from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.
Franck Ribery scores a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Bayern Munich 3-0 Basle.Assist on the goal came from Thomas Muller.
The official flags Mario Gomez offside. Free kick taken by Franco Costanzo.
The game restarts for the second half.
Marco Streller leaves the field to be replaced by Granit Xhaka.
The whistle is blown to end the first half.
Corner taken right-footed by Alexander Frei.
Franck Ribery takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.
Shot from just outside the box by Toni Kroos misses to the right of the goal.
Anatoliy Tymoschuk finds the back of the net with a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Bayern Munich 2-0 Basle.Assist on the goal came from Mario Gomez.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Toni Kroos from the right by-line.
Franck Ribery scores a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Bayern Munich 1-0 Basle.The assist for the goal came from Diego Contento.
Marco Streller takes a shot. Save made by Thomas Kraft.
Inswinging corner taken by Alexander Frei.
Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Alexander Frei.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Alexander Frei from the left by-line to the near post, Anatoliy Tymoschuk makes a clearance.
Toni Kroos concedes a free kick for a foul on Adilson Cabral. Free kick taken by Berang Safari.
Toni Kroos concedes a free kick for a foul on Berang Safari. Berang Safari takes the direct free kick.
Corner taken right-footed by Valentin Stocker to the near post, Anatoliy Tymoschuk manages to make a clearance.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Valentin Stocker from the right by-line.
Alexander Frei takes a shot. Save by Thomas Kraft.
Toni Kroos takes a shot. Save by Franco Costanzo.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Toni Kroos from the left by-line to the near post, Marco Streller manages to make a clearance.
Mario Gomez has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.
The referee blows for offside. Anatoliy Tymoschuk restarts play with the free kick.
Effort on goal by Mark Van Bommel from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.
Marco Streller challenges Anatoliy Tymoschuk unfairly and gives away a free kick. Anatoliy Tymoschuk takes the free kick.
Toni Kroos takes a shot. Beg Ferati gets a block in.
Corner taken right-footed by Toni Kroos from the left by-line to the near post, Samuel Inkoom makes a clearance.
Outswinging corner taken by Toni Kroos from the right by-line played to the near post.
Effort from outside the penalty box by Toni Kroos goes wide right of the target.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Marco Streller. Thomas Kraft takes the free kick.
Valentin Stocker is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Thomas Kraft.
Xherdan Shaqiri takes a shot. Thomas Kraft makes a save.
Unfair challenge on Franck Ribery by Gilles Yapi Yapo results in a free kick. Diego Contento takes the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken by Valentin Stocker.
Effort from deep inside the area by Alexander Frei clears the bar.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marco Streller by Diego Contento. Direct free kick taken by Samuel Inkoom.
The referee blows for offside against Marco Streller. Thomas Kraft takes the indirect free kick.
The match gets underway.
Kraft - Bayern must work
Bayern Munich back-up goalkeeper Thomas Kraft believes it is important the team bounce back from their weekend defeat at Schalke when they host Basle in the Champions League.
The Bundesliga champions have already secured top spot in Group E ahead of Roma, who beat them 3-2 in Italy two weeks ago.
Kraft, 22, made his debut in that match and, with first choice Hans-Jorg Butt getting a rest, will get another chance to impress against a Swiss side who could still nick second place with a victory and a defeat for Roma in Cluj.
Bayern go into the game on the back of a 2-0 Bundesliga defeat at Schalke and sit 17 points behind leaders Borussia Dortmund.
"We don't have to win, but we want to win," Kraft said on www.fcb.de
"Because we lost at Schalke this game is important for us to get a good feeling back."
Midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger added: "It is not about the table any more, but there is still something for us - that we experience a win. That breeds self-belief and that would be very important for Saturday.
After the clash, Bayern have three more games before the winter break, league games against St Pauli and Stuttgart, whom they also play in the DFB Pokal. And coach Louis van Gaal is under no illusions as to what is required.
"We have to win those last three games," he added.
Basle boss Thorsten Fink knows Bayern better than most, having played for the club between 1997 and 2003.
Despite the success he enjoyed in his time there, winning the Champions League in 2001, he insists there will be no room for sentiment.
"This will be no home game for me," Fink said on www.fcb.ch.
"I work now for Basle and my thoughts are focused only on this club."
The 43-year-old admitted, though, his side would have to be at their best to provide an upset.
"Of course it would be a sensation if a Swiss team won here in Munich," he said.
"We have to produce a perfect performance and Bayern have to play badly, otherwise it normally won't happen."
Bayern have doubts over left-sided defender Danijel Pranjic, who has a muscle problem.
Basle hopes ended by Bayern
Bayern Munich killed off Basle's hopes of progressing to the last 16 of the Champions League with a clinical and ultimately comfortable 3-0 victory at the Allianz Arena.
Goalkeeper Thomas Kraft made a trio of crucial saves before Franck Ribery fired the hosts ahead in the 35th minute and Anatoliy Tymoschuk added a quickfire second.
Ribery added his second and Bayern's third early in the second half in a match Basle had to win to have any hope of ousting Roma in second place. Thorsten Fink's team will now have to settle for a spot in the last 32 of the Europa League.
For Bayern it was a fifth win in six Group E matches, a stark contrast to their Bundesliga form where they are 17 points off leaders Borussia Dortmund.
Basle predictably started the brightest and Alexander Frei's excellent lofted pass picked out Xherdan Shaqiri's dash into the right side of the box in the ninth minute, but Kraft managed to parry away his low shot.
Toni Kroos dragged a left-foot shot wide from 25 yards after 15 minutes and Mark van Bommel tried his luck from distance for Bayern with a drilled right-foot effort which only just cleared Franco Costanzo's crossbar.
Costanzo did well to field a snap-shot from Kroos and then Kraft got down well to turn wide a curling shot from Frei which threatened to creep in at the near post.
Kraft then repeated his earlier heroics as Marco Streller raced clear, but as with Shaqiri earlier the goalkeeper stood up well and made a block with his legs.
It was a vital stop, because seconds later Bayern were ahead.
Diego Contento was instrumental in the goal as he clipped the ball down the left flank, but Kroos' return pass seemed destined to drift out for a goal kick. However, Contento would not give it up and somehow kept the ball in before cutting it back to Ribery, whose shot could not be kept out by defender David Abraham on the line.
Just two minutes later it was 2-0 when Kroos' corner was helped on by the head of Mario Gomez and Tymoschuk volleyed home inside the six-yard box.
Bayern were oozing confidence now and Kroos flashed a right-foot shot just wide as the half entered its last five minutes.
Basle were chasing the game now and leaving gaps in behind, and Ribery should have done better than blast over the top after he and Gomez had gone clear two against one.
The third goal which killed off Basle arrived five minutes into the second half as Thomas Muller raced away down the right and picked out Ribery's late run into the box, and the Frenchman sidefooted a low shot beyond the reach of Costanzo into the bottom corner.
It took an incredible double save from Costanzo to first keep out Contento and then Bastian Schweinsteiger with a reflex block at point-blank range.
Basle's frustration was encapsulated in a rash, late challenge by Frei on Contento in the 73rd minute which earned the veteran forward the first booking of the match.
Gomez was denied the chance to join Samuel Eto'o as the competition's top scorer on seven goals when Costanzo saved his downward header from a corner with his feet.
Substitute Hamit Altintop blasted a shot over the bar with 10 minutes to go after Costanzo pushed out Philipp Lahm's low cross and Gomez fired a right-foot shot over from the edge of the box in injury time.
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