BAR vs BAY Dream11 Prediction
The third quarter-final of the UEFA Champions League is going to be a big one as FC Barcelona take on Bayern Munich up next. The Catalans were not able to reclaim the La Liga title this season and will now be eager to go the distance in Europe. However, Bayern Munich have been in sublime form for quite a while now and are even considered as the favourites to be the Champions of Europe. Barcelona went past Napoli, while Bayern Munich thumped Chelsea to make it into the final eight. This is going to be a ‘one-off' game and the tie will not be extended to the second-leg. Here is the Dream11 Prediction for the game ahead.
Date- Saturday, 15 August
Kick-Off- 12:30 AM (IST)
Venue- Estadio da Luz
Osumane Dembele is ruled out due to injury, while Samuel Umtiti is also in doubt to start for his side. Ter Stegen should start in at goal. J Alba, C Lenglet, Gerard Pique and Nelson Semedo could work their way as the back four. Ivan Rakitic, Sergio Busquets and Frankie de Jong are likely to feature in the midfield region. Antoine Griezmann, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi are in contention to lead the attack.
Injuries: Ousmane Dembele
Doubtful: Samuel Umtiti
Barcelona Playing 11 (Probable)
F D Jong
Bayern Munich Team News
Benjamin Pavard is on the sidelines due to injury. Alphonso Davies and Kingsley Coman are in doubts to start for their side. Neuer could start in between the sticks, while, Joshua Kimmich, Jerome Boateng, David Alaba and Davies could be the back four. Goretzka and Thiago are likely to partner along in central midfield. Serge Gnabry, Thomas Muller and Ivan Perisic are expected to start in behind Robert Lewandowski. They can be added to the Dream11 fantasy football
Injured: Benjamin Pavard
Doubtful: Alphonso Davies and Kingsley Coman
Bayern Munich Playing 11 (Probable)
Goalkeeper- M ter Stegan
Defenders- G Pique, J Alba, B Pavard, D Alaba
Midfielders- I Rakitic, J Kimmich, S Gnabry, I Perisic
Forwards- L Messi (VC), R Lewandowski (C)
Lionel Messi will the obvious danger man from Barcelona’s camp. Messi has three goals and three assists in the Champions League this season.
Robert Lewandowski has been in scintillating form for Bayern Munich up top. Lewandoski has bagged four goals from the last seven appearances in the Champions League this season.
Luis Suarez can play a pivotal role up front for Barcelona. Suarez has 16 goals and eight assists in the La Liga this season.
Serge Gnabry has also been one of the standouts for Bayern Munich. Gnabry has six goals and an assist from the last seven appearances in the Champions League this season.
Bayern Munich has won their last eight Champions League games in comprehensive manner. However, Barcelona too are undefeated in their last eight games in the ongoing campaign. With both sides having quality players in their squad we could witness a tight game of football. That being said, the today match prediction odds are in favour of Bayern Munich to get the win here by 1.95 as per bet365.
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