Paris Saint-Germain vs Bayern Munich – LIVE!

Kingsley Coman headed Bayern Munich to a sixth Champions League title in Lisbon, scoring against boyhood club Paris Saint-Germain to seal a 1-0 victory.

The 24-year-old ghosted in at the far post unchecked by the PSG defence and met a cross from Joshua Kimmich in the 59th minute.

The result completes an incredible transformation this season under Hansi Flick, who took charge in November with Bayern fourth in the Bundesliga.


The season is now over – three months later than planned due to the coronavirus pandemic pause in play – with Bayern treble winners.

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Date, time and venue

The 2019/20 Champions League Final between Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich is scheduled for an 8pm BST kick-off on Sunday, August 23, 2020.

The match will be played behind closed doors at the Estadio da Luz in Lisbon, with no fans due to be present due to government guidelines regarding coronavirus.

How to watch

TV channel: The match will be televised live on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate, with coverage starting from 7pm.

Live stream: BT Sport subscribers will be able to stream the match online via the video player and the BT Sport app.

Team news

Bayern Munich coach Hansi Flick has opted for French midfielder Kingsley Coman instead of Ivan Perisic on the left flank for Sunday’s Champions League final against Paris St Germain.

Jerome Boateng is fit to start in the Bayern central defence, having recovered from a knock picked up in the semi-final win over Olympique Lyonnais.

PSG goalkeeper Keylor Navas returns to the starting lineup having recovered from injury but midfielder Marco Verratti has to settle for a place on the bench.

PSG confirmed XI: Navas, Kehrer, Thiago Silva, Kimpembe, Bernat, Ander Herrera, Marquinhos, Paredes, Di Maria, Neymar, Mbappe
Subs: Verratti, Sergio Rico, Choupo-Moting, Icardi, Sarabia, Kurzawa, Diallo, Draxler, Bakker, Gueye, Bulka, Dagba

Bayern Munich confirmed XI: Neuer, Kimmich, Boateng, Alaba, Davies, Goretzka, Thiago, Gnabry, Muller, Coman, Lewandowski
Subs: Odriozola, Sule, Pavard, Javi Martinez, Coutinho, Cuisance, Perisic, Lucas, Tolisso, Ulreich, Zirkzee, Hoffmann

Prediction: PSG 2-3 Bayern Munich

This is an incredibly difficult final to call, with both sides boasting hugely potent attacking units that can swing a game on any given day.

Prolific Bayern have been absurdly consistent over recent months, clocking up 28 wins from 29 matches since December 2019, yet Lyon did have their chances before falling behind in Wednesday’s semi-final contest.

Likewise PSG were fortunate not to suffer another embarrassing quarter-final exit at the hands of Atalanta, so neither defence is impregnable.

Hopefully we can expect a high-scoring and wildly entertaining contest that is likely to be decided by the odd goal.

Bayern to edge their 11th final and join Liverpool to become the joint-third most successful club in Champions League history with a sixth crown.

A place in the Uefa Super Cup against Sevilla would then await in the Hungarian capital of Budapest on September 24.

Head to head (h2h) history and results

These two teams have met on eight previous occasions – all between 1994 and 2017 in the Champions League group stages.

PSG have won five of those contests, with Bayern emerging triumphant on three occasions.

Three years ago, the Parisians won 3-0 at home before losing 3-1 in Bavaria.We may earn commission from some of the links in this article, but we never allow this to influence our content. This revenue helps to fund journalism across The Evening Standard


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