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Bayern Munich's treble hopes are over after one of the craziest penalty shootouts ever
Jurgen Klopp got one over on Pep Guardiola as the German Cup holders failed to scored FOUR spot kicks.

Germany Soccer Cup Matthias Schrader Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm sits on the ground after slipping in the run-up to his penalty. Matthias Schrader

BAYERN MUNICH’S HOPES of winning the treble were ended after losing to Borussia Dortmund on penalties as their German Cup semi-final finished 1-1 after extra-time.

Having been crowned German league champions on Sunday, Bayern lost the shoot-out 2-0 after missing all four of their spot-kicks to send Dortmund into the German Cup final on 30 May.

Philipp Lahm, Xabi Alonso, Mario Gotze and Manuel Neuer all failed to score from 12 yards.

Here’s how manager Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola reacted:

Bayern — who did win the treble in 2013 — still have hopes of winning the Champions League, though they play Barcelona in the semi-finals.

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