Sarah Hagen Scores Twice in Bundesliga Debut

Sarah Hagen debuted for Frauen-Bundesliga side FC Bayern Munich on Sunday in their match against SC Freiburg. It took just 23 minutes for Hagan to score her first professional goal, which proved to be the game-winner in her squad’s 3-0 win.

Her second goal came in the 80th minute and was apparently scored via a header. Hagen was one of three forwards in Bayern Munich’s 3-4-3 formation ( match report). She played for the full ninety in near freezing temperatures and light snow.

FC Bayern Munich is currently ranked 8th in the twelve team Frauen Bundesliga (league table). At the end of the season, the bottom two teams are relegated to the second division.

Hagen signed with Bayern Munich in late December (edit: not January).  Hagen’s contract with the team runs through June of this year. Also on the team is  fellow American Niki Cross, who is primarily a central defender.

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Edit: Corrected an error about when Hagen signed with the team. It was in late December, not January.

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