Bayern made the most of Domagoj Vida’s red card to thrash Besiktas 5-0 and all but seal their place in the Champions League last eight.
The Turkish visitors will now need a miracle at Vodafone Park in the second leg but Bayern’s form in cup competitions this year suggests they won’t get one. It’s a feat Bayern fans now expect every season.
A goal from Kingsley Coman and two apiece for Thomas Müller and Robert Lewandowski, mean the German powerhouse has only missed one Champions League quarter final once since 2008/09. Between the 2012 and 2016 finals they won it once, were runners up once, and reached the semi finals three times.
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