Timo Werner scored twice as Germany saw off Ukraine 3-1 to set up a crucial Nations League meeting with Spain on Tuesday.
Joshua Kimmich and Leon Goretzka have combined to make Bayern Munich's post-Thiago midfield no less formidable.
Joshua Kimmich scored a superb winning goal against Lokomotiv Moscow in a Bayern Munich triumph he described as "lucky".
Lokomotiv Moscow were on course for a commendable point before Joshua Kimmich scored spectacularly to give Bayern Munich a 2-1 win.
Kingsley Coman scored twice and created another as Bayern Munich's Champions League defence began with a 4-0 win over Atletico Madrid.
Bayern Munich stars Joshua Kimmich, Leon Goretzka and Niklas Sule were among those to appear on a famous quiz show.
Matthias Ginter gave Germany the lead and Leon Goretzka scored a farcical second as Joachim Low's side beat Ukraine in Kiev.
Hansi Flick's Bayern Munich needed extra time to see off Sevilla in the Super Cup, but substitute Javi Martinez earned them a 2-1 win.
There was no Champions League hangover for Bayern Munich as they blew away Schalke 8-0 on the opening day of the Bundesliga season.
Leon Goretzka has twice taken on Cristiano Ronaldo but will line up opposite Lionel Messi for the first time when Bayern meet Barcelona.