Guardiola: Bayern gave really good performance

Josep Guardiola was full of praise for Bayern München after beating Dinamo Zagreb 5-0, giving extra praise to Joshua Kimmich, as Zoran Mamić bemoaned "a big gap in quality".

See Robert Lewandowski's three goals for Bayern, as well as efforts by Mario Götze and Douglas Costa as the German giants rolled Dinamo Zagreb aside with a 5-0 win.
  • Josep Guardiola full of praise for Bayern München after beating Dinamo Zagreb 5-0
  • Guardiola says of Joshua Kimmich, "we will see him in the Germany squad one day"
  • Dinamo coach Zoran Mamić admits to "big gap in quality"

Josep Guardiola, Bayern coach
Congratulations to my players. We really put on a good performance. The team did a really good job over the 90 minutes. We did not allow them any counterattacks. With [Kingsley] Coman and [Douglas] Costa our game is even more flexible and better as we can use the whole space of the pitch. Therefore we are able to create even more chances for our attacking players.

Kimmich also impressed me. For sure we will see him in the Germany squad one day. He really has everything needed to become a great player. We have six points now and we are on a really good path and in good shape.

Robert Lewandowski makes it 4-0
Robert Lewandowski makes it 4-0©Getty Images

I don't know anything about [Arturo] Vidal for the moment. We just hope to have him back as soon as possible.

Zoran Mamić, Dinamo coach
Bayern really showed how strong they are. It was a really good day for them. There was a big gap in quality between them and us. They were better in all departments. All of our mistakes were punished immediately. Bayern created a lot of chances. There are so many great players in their squad. They are so fast, it is even difficult to try tactical fouls against them ...