Bayern Munich will host PSG in their Champions League round of 16 second leg clash holding a small advantage. The German giants dominated the first leg in Paris, coming up with a 1-0 away win. Kylian Mbappe is back to full fitness for the second leg, which promises to be an intriguing one. Read on to find out our Bayern Munich predictions.
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Bayern Munich vs PSG Match Details
When: Wednesday 8 March – 20:00 UK time kick-off
Where: Allianz Arena, Munich
First leg score: 0-1 win to Bayern Munich
Where to watch Bayern Munich vs PSG in the UK?
Fans in the UK can watch the game on the BT Sport website and BT Sport 2 TV channel.
Bayern Munich vs PSG Team News
The Bavarians have no fresh injury concerns except their long term absentees Manuel Neuer, Noussair Mazaroui, Lucas Hernandez, whereas Benjamin Pavard missed their last game due to an injury.
Matthijs De Ligt could replace Pavard in Bayern’s defence along with Josip Stanisic. A big boost for Bayern is that Sadio Mane is available.
For PSG, Neymar suffered a season-ending injury. Presnel Kimpembe and Renato Sanches are also out due to injuries. Mbappe, who missed the first leg will be available for selection and is expected to go straight back into the starting XI.
Bayern Munich vs PSG Probable Lineups
Bayern Munich: Sommer; Stanisic, Upamecano, De Ligt; Coman, Kimmich, Goretzka, Davies; Sane, Musiala; Choupo-Moting
PSG: Donnarumma; Pereira, Marquinhos, Ramos; Hakimi, Ruiz, Verratti, Vitinha, Mendes; Messi, Mbappe
We expect this game to be an open one with both teams trying to attack each other and try to score as many goals as possible. However, we think Bayern will go through to the Champions League quarter-final on aggregate.