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Bayern Munich vs Paris Saint Germain

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

Team News

Bayern Munich
  • Bayern Munich look set to be without Thiago, Arjen Robben, Franck Ribery and Manuel Neuer on Tuesday, while Juan Bernat is a doubt for the home side.
  • A lack of wingers may force Bayern to play a 4-2-3-1 formation, with Thomas Muller out on the right.
Paris Saint Germain
  • Edinson Cavani and Marco Verratti were rested at the weekend and both will return to the starting XI on Tuesday night.
  • Julian Draxler is favourite to play in the midfield three with Thiago Motta sidelined.

Match Facts

There have been over 2.5 goals scored in PSG‘s last 12 games (UEFA Champions League).

PSG have scored at least 4 goals in their last 3 matches (UEFA Champions League).

There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Bayern‘s last 9 games (UEFA Champions League).

PSG have been winning at both half time and full time in their last 5 matches (UEFA Champions League).

PSG have won their last 5 matches (UEFA Champions League).

Bayern have won 5 of their last 6 matches (UEFA Champions League).

Bayern have scored at least 2 goals in 5 of their last 6 matches (UEFA Champions League).

 

Prediction

  • Both sides have already qualified for the next phase, but in order for Bayern Munich to top Group B, Jupp Heynckes’ side would need to beat Paris Saint-Germain by a four-goal margin.
  • Paris Saint-Germain were humbled at the weekend after slipping to a shock 2-1 defeat away to Strasbourg, which was their first defeat of the season.
  • Bayern haven’t lost a home game in the group stage of the Champions League since December 2013 but they’ve left themselves too much to do to leapfrog PSG into top spot.
Prediction:

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FA Cup third round draw in full

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

Ipswich Town vs Sheffield United

Watford vs Bristol City

Birmingham City vs Burton Albion

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Newport County vs Leeds United

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Newcastle United vs Luton Town

Millwall vs Barnsley

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Norwich vs Chelsea

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