Robert Lewandowski bagged his 26th league goal this season as leader Bayern Munich resumed its Bundesliga title chase with a 2-0 win at Union Berlin behind closed doors in its first match in two months.
Lewandowski netted a first-half penalty and defender Benjamin Pavard scored a late header.
Lewandowski reached 40 goals for the campaign in all competitions as Bayern restored its four-point lead over Dortmund.
The result: Union Berlin 0 lost to Bayern Munich 2 (Lewandowski 40-pen, Pavard 80).
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