14th September – 21:00, Camp Nou, Barcelona
Barcelona and Bayern Munich will face each other in the derby match of the Champions League opening round. The home side seeks revenge for an 8:2 defeat when these two sides met last time. On the other hand, the visitors want to get back home with all three points.
Barcelona vs Bayern Munich Match Preview & Team News
The hosts entered a new era after a turbulent summer and Leo Messi’s departure. Barcelona needed to reduce their costs, and mostly the salary budget. As a result, Messi left the club and signed for PSG, while Antione Griezmann returned to Atletico Madrid. Ronald Koeman’s side was very confident at the start of the La Liga campaign after beating Real Sociedad 4:0. However, they spilled two points Athletic Bilbao but got back on the winning track with a 2:1 victory over Getafe. Memphis Depay and the lads will face the toughest challenge so far, and they want to secure a positive result in this clash.
Bayern Munich heads to this match after an important 4:1 victory over RB Leipzig on the road. Although they started the season with a draw against Borussia Monchengladbach, the Bavarians tied three wins in the Bundesliga. Robert Lewandowski and the lads are clinical in front of the oppositions’ net, as they have been producing more than three goals per game on average. Julian Nagelsmann took over the bench this summer and wants to show he is ready for a new challenge in his career. Bayern scored nine goals on the previous two occasions, and they want to keep up where they left off.
Full-Time Winner Odds & Prediction
This match is very hard to predict, as two giants face each other. However, Bayern Munich is in a much better momentum, and we believe they will get back home from Barcelona with a win.
Goals Market Prediction
Head-to-head clashes between these two teams have always been a joy to watch. Just one out of their last six encounters stayed under a 2.5 margin. We should enjoy at least three goals in this one, and football fans should see another exciting match.
Barcelona vs Bayern Munich
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