Fantasy Team Picks, Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Bayern Munich all but through to the next round of the competition
Running runs around Lazio the last time these two took on each other, Bayern Munich make a foray into the fray of today’s showdown all but ascertained of a spot in the quarter-finals.
The current champions of the marquee Champions League, Bayern Munich have done everything till now to live upto their moniker of outright favourites in the tournament. The club holds an unassailable 4-1 lead ahead of this Wednesday’s showdown, one which should see the club hand out another schooling to Lazio.
BAY Vs LAZ Fantasy Probable Winner
While Lazio do have the calibre to pile on the goals, their paper thin backline will see them be trounced once again.
Probable Playing 11
- Costa, Tolisso and Tanguy are all on the sidelines owing to injury issues.
- Lazio’s Manuel and Felipe will both be ruled out given their injuries.
Neuer, Pavard, Boateng, Hernandez, Davies, Kimmich, Goretzka, Sane, Muller, Gnabry, Lewandowski
Reina, Patric, Hoedt, Acerbi, Marusic, Milinkovic-Savic, Leiva, Alberto, Fares, Correa, Immobile
Champions League 2020-21
Match: Bayern Munich Vs Lazio
Date And Time: 18th March, Thursday- 1:30am IST
Venue: Allianz Arena, Munich
Telecast: Sony Ten 2/HD, SonyLIV
- Lewandowski: 4 Goals
- Immobile: 5 Goals
Fantasy Team Picks
Despite him conceding four the last time these two sides met, Pepe Reina’s string of saves see him be our shot stopper for the day.
Benjamin Pavard and Alphonso Davies have been integral to Bayern Munich’s modus operandi. Its down to the two’s willingness to march down the park and offer much needed unbridled wide support to the club’s attacks.
Niklas Sule completes the three man defensive setup from the team. Lazio on the other hand see Patricio Gil line up for us owing to his ability to win aerial duels.
He scored and assisted the last time these two sides locked heads to see Leroy Sane be the first pick from the home side.
Joshua Kimmich leads his side’s assist ranks with the three layups to see him complete the duo from the side. Luis Alberto and his ability to work the flanks sees him represent Lazio.
One player who can leave Bayern Munich perplexed today is Ciro Immobile. Lazio’s top scorer with the five goals, the striker is capable of adding to his tally.
Bayern Munich also see their top scorer, striker Robert Lewandowski be instilled in our slot with Thomas Muller giving him company.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Robert’s four goals make him our captain while Kimmich is the vice-captain.
Pepe, Davies, Pavard, Sule, Gil, Kimmich, Sane, Alberto, Robert, Thomas, Ciro
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