Bayern Munich were far from at their best against Stuttgart, but ultimately went on to claim a comfortable 4-1 win.
Stuttgart were no match for Bayern Munich on Sunday as the Bundesliga champions held off their spirited visitors and won 4-1.
Bayern Munich trimmed Borussia Dortmund's Bundesliga lead back to three points thanks to Leon Goretzka's double against Hoffenheim.
Oliver Bierhoff believes a blend of youth and experience is key to turning around Germany after a disastrous 2018.
Kevin Trapp and Leon Goretzka have withdrawn from the Germany squad, leading to call ups for Bernd Leno and Serge Gnabry.
Manuel Neuer and Robert Lewandowski will start Bayern Munich's clash with Hertha Berlin, according to head coach Niko Kovac.
A 2-0 win over Schalke extended Bayern Munich's perfect start to four wins from four and Niko Kovac was understandably happy with his team.
Leon Goretzka will hope to emulate team-mate Renato Sanches by scoring against his old team when Bayern Munich play on Saturday.
Niko Kovac praised Leon Goretzka after the 23-year-old scored a goal and set up another in Saturday's 3-0 win over Stuttgart.
Leon Goretzka scored one and set up another as Bayern Munich's fine start under Niko Kovac continued with a 3-0 Bundesliga win at Stuttgart.