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Martinez's arrival proves Bayern's depth

September 3, 2012
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Bayern Munich showed the full extent to their strength in depth on Sunday as they thrashed VfB Stuttgart 6-1, with club-record transfer Javi Martinez only making his debut from the bench.

Martinez, 24, came on as a substitute with 13 minutes left on the clock, by which time it was all over at the Allianz Arena thanks to a Thomas Muller brace and goals from Toni Kroos, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Luiz Gustavo and Mario Mandzukic.

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