In the second leg of their Champions League last-16 clash, Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) will take on Bayern Munich. The first leg saw Kingsley Coman score the winner for Bayern, leaving Lionel Messi and his teammates trailing 1-0. PSG has been chasing an elusive Champions League title for years, having come close on numerous occasions. However, Bayern will be confident of getting the job done at home after winning the first leg so comfortably.
PSG will have to contend with some major injury news, as superstar Neymar will miss the game due to an ankle problem. The game between Bayern Munich and PSG will take place on Wednesday, March 8, at 8 pm UK time. The match will be held at the Allianz Arena in Munich.
The game will be shown live on BT Sport 2, and you can live stream the action from the BT Sport app, which is available for download onto your mobile and tablet device. Benjamin Pavard will miss the game for Bayern after being sent off late in the first leg. Lucas Hernandez is still out as he recovers from an ACL injury, with Bayern likely to go for a back three again. Sadio Mane could return but only to the bench.
Neymar is out for PSG with an ankle problem, and Presnel Kimpembe will also miss the game with an Achilles issue. The odds for the game are Bayern – 3/4, Draw – 16/5, PSG – 14/5, Bayern to qualify – 1/8, and PSG to qualify – 9/2.
PSG has been one of the most successful teams in French football history, having won numerous domestic titles. However, they have struggled to replicate their domestic success in Europe’s premier club competition. They have reached the final of the Champions League twice in recent years but lost on both occasions.
On the other hand, Bayern Munich has been one of the most successful teams in European football history. They have won six Champions League titles, including the most recent one in 2020. They have also won numerous domestic titles in Germany.
Bayern Munich has a strong squad with some of the best players in the world. Robert Lewandowski is one of the best strikers in the world and has been in excellent form this season. Thomas Muller is another key player for Bayern, providing creativity and goals from midfield.
PSG also has a strong squad with some of the best players in the world. Lionel Messi is one of the greatest players of all time and has been in excellent form this season. Kylian Mbappe is another key player for PSG, providing pace and goals upfront.
The absence of Neymar will be a big blow for PSG, as he is one of their best players. However, they still have enough quality in their squad to cause problems for Bayern Munich. It will be interesting to see how PSG approaches the game without Neymar.
Bayern Munich will be confident of getting the job done at home after winning the first leg so comfortably. However, PSG has enough quality in their squad to cause an upset. It should be an exciting game between two of the best teams in Europe.