Borussia Mönchengladbach brushed aside Arminia Bielefeld with ease in the Bundesliga, winning at home 5-0 (3-0) on Sunday.
Borussia Mönchengladbach took an early lead when Breel Embolo scored a goal after 6 minutes, with an assist by Stefan Lainer, making it 0-1.
The team increased the lead to 2-0 early in the match when Marcus Thuram made his mark as he scored a goal, with an assist by Hannes Wolf, in the 15th minute. He has now scored seven Bundesliga goals this season.
Borussia Mönchengladbach increased their lead to 3-0, as Ramy Bensebaini scored a goal, in the 18th minute.
In the 69th minute, Breel Embolo scored a goal, from a pass from Denis Zakaria, to increase the lead for Borussia Mönchengladbach.
Borussia Mönchengladbach increased the lead even more as Alassane Plea scored a goal, with an assist by Breel Embolo, in the 84th minute. It was Plea’s sixth goal for the season, what brought the final score to 5-0.
Borussia Mönchengladbach have 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss with a 15–6 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Arminia Bielefeld have 2 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss and a 3–6 goal difference.
With three games remaining, Borussia Mönchengladbach are in seventh place in the table while Arminia Bielefeld are in 15th.
In the next round, Mönchengladbach take on Bayern away at Allianz Arena on Saturday. Arminia Bielefeld play away to Hertha on Sunday.