Benfica vs Bayern Munich: The stalwarts of Bundesliga, Bayern Munich, will take on Benfica at Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica. Both the teams have started their campaigns on a strong note, especially in their previous matches. While Bayern Munich thumped Dynamo Kyiv 5-0, Benfica stunned Barcelona 3-0. These two are currently the top two of Group E and certainly will be fighting for the top spot.
Benfica vs Bayern Munich: Match Preview
Benfica caused a major disappointment for the Barcelona fans as well as the players as they managed to beat them by all means. The Uruguayan striker Darwin Núñez scored a magnificent brace and a rebound being hit firmly into an empty net by Rafa Silva gave Benfica the match of their dreams. Barcelona had no response to the Benfica attack whatsoever. Barcelona weren’t able to pull off despite having all the talent, experience and big names. The three points were pocketed straight up by Benfica and Barcelona went tumbling down to the last position.
Meanwhile, Bayern Munich ensured to play this game as if it was their last one. They went up against Dynamo Kyiv and tormented their morale by smashing five goals throughout the course of the game. Goals from Serge Gnabry, Leroy Sané, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting and a brace from Robert Lewandowski sealed the deal and it was a field day for Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena. Dynamo Kyiv were helpless and didn’t have any response to the likes of Bayern Munich legends. The possession was completely held by Bayern and thus resulted in an outstanding win for them.
Benfica vs Bayern Munich: Match Timings
|Wednesday, 20th October||12:00 PM||PST|
|Wednesday, 20th October||3:00 PM||ET|
|Wednesday, 20th October||7:00 PM||GMT|
|Wednesday, 20th October||8:00 PM||BST|
|Thursday, 21st October||12:30 AM||IST|
Benfica vs Bayern Munich: Venue
The Estadio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica is a multi-purpose stadium in Portugal. It will host the upcoming UEFA Champions League match between Benfica and Bayern Munich. The venue has a capacity to hold approximately 64,642 spectators.
Benfica vs Bayern Munich: Prediction
In this upcoming encounter, Bayern Munich holds the edge over Benfica as Bayern have been a dangerous side and undoubtedly have the ability to tear the Benfica side apart.
Benfica vs Bayern Munich: Live Stream
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