Vidal was sent off harshly for second yellow and Ronaldo scored twice in extra time as Madrid sail to 3-2 win and book their place in semifinals. Tune in here to get live streaming links of all Bayern Munich Matches. Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid Champions League Semi Final Date: Wednesday, 25th April 2018. Complete reflex save from Navas, who was leaning left, then somehow got down to his right to get a hand to it. A friendly nod to his former club? The first leg of the double header will be played at the Allianz Arena in Munich on Wednesday, 15th April 2018. Ribery on the left their only way of getting anything here. Ribery on the left their only way of getting anything here.
When: Wednesday at 2:45 p. So many poor touches, bad passes etc. An apology for that weirdness earlier when the ref blew the play dead because of another ball on the field, and then Bayern booted it? Many of the players on that German team are still on the squad and remember what that result was like. He's played into the box, 10 yards out and one-on-one. A wild final few minutes saw Madrid handle several waves of Bayern attack, but in the end, they were able to do enough to keep them out. This has become a routine fixture in the Champions League in recent seasons with Bayern and Real are meeting in the knockout round of the competition for the 9th time since calendar year 2000. Nacho, who was initially warming up like in the 20th minute, will finally come on for Asensio.
Real Madrid is going back to another Champions League final, their third in a row. The Bavarians have an excellent home record against Real after winning in 9 of the 12 meetings at Munich; drawn 1 and lost 2. An early cross, a bungled clearance, and Joshua Kimmich is there to pounce for his second goal of the tie. Bayern Munich on the other hand will be without Manuel Neuer, Robert Lewandowski, Arjan Robben, Thomas Muller, Renato Sanchez, Jerome Boeteng. The ball pops up, still in the path of Lewandowski. Madrid took a 2-1 lead in the first leg of the semifinal, off of goals from Marcelo and Asensio.
Team News: Bayern Munich are sweating over the fitness of summer arrival Arturo Vidal who will have to pass late fitness test but Mario Gotze and Bernat are fit to start just incase Vidal fails to make it to the starting lineup. This game comes nowhere near last night in terms of the intensity, quality and relentlessness. Lewandowski and Muller had further chances as Madrid floundered under set-pieces in first-half stoppage time and the latter was heroically denied in the goalmouth by a combination of Raphael Varane and Ramos in the 51st minute after Ribery twisted past Casemiro. Bayern Munich move into busy festive period after the November international break where they will play as many as 8 games before the winter break. Second place Borussia Dortmund host Bayern Munich in a bid to reduce the points gap to just 2 poins if home side can get a win over mighty Bayern.
So many poor touches, bad passes etc. The safe option for me is unarguably the both teams to score bet and one must be pretty confidence with the likes of Lewandowski and Ronaldo on opposite side of the goal. Real is up on Bayern 3-2 on aggregate. Kimmich was slightly slow to close down, and that was all Marcelo needed. But Bayern were sublime and there is no wonder that the bookies have picked them as favourites to win the first leg tie.
Non hand-ball call, followed by a deflected Lewy shot, followed by a poor header from Hummels on the ensuing corner kick. Javi Martinez, Jerome Boateng, Philip Lahm and Alaba to play in back four. I am expecting another tight game in this one. The Bayern winger made way due to a problem with his right leg and the pace of the game settled following Thiago Alcantara's introduction. Still 1-1 with a 3-2 aggregate score in favor of Madrid. Last season, the teams met in the quarterfinals and Madrid had the last laugh with a pair of wins.
Casemiro on for Kovacic, Bale on for Benzema. Bayern Munich Predicted Starting Line-up 4-3-3 Ulreich — Alaba, Hummels, Boateng, Kimmich — Martinez, Thiago, James, — Ribery, Muller, Lewandowski. A trio of Madrid defenders put pay to 's chances of scoring from close range. This is up and down stuff. What the hell just happened? Real Madrid Team News Nacho is the only player missing from Real Madrid squad through injury. Expect the Polish striker to get some good looks on goal, and if he can finish, Bayern will be in great shape.
The big striker comes on for a midfielder, and Bayern is going for it over these last 15 minutes. Real Madrid Predicted Starting Line-up 4-3-3 Navas — Marcelo, Varane, Ramos, Carvajal — Casemiro, Modric, Kroos — Isco, Benzema, Ronaldo. Then Benzema kicked it in an open net. Dortmund on the other hand has won 7 of their last 8 games in all competitions and will be smelling blood going into the most important week of their season. This game comes nowhere near last night in terms of the intensity, quality and relentlessness.
Bayern not really testing Keylor. Close your eyes, Bayern fans: Unbelievable! Interestingly, Bayern Munich were eliminated from the competition in the last four seasons by a Spanish team. We can expect Zidane to put emphasis on keeping the team shape and playing with purpose. Madrid were pretty much outplayed in first half by Bayern but they failed to score. Cristiano Ronaldo, who had scored in every match in this season's competition, had a strike ruled out for handball — an advantage that would have further flattered Zidane's men after a strangely error-strewn encounter at the Allianz Arena, where Robert Lewandowski's pursuit of a 40th goal this season went awry in untimely fashion.
Lewandowski has barely had a sniff. A pass back to Bayern keeper Sven Ulreich 20 seconds into the half, and he decides to. Bayern are not the same team since Pep Guardiola announced that he will be joining Manchester City next season and things are a looking slightly more shaky for Bayern in last couple of months. The score is 1-1, with Madrid leading 3-2 on aggregate. Muller had a shot deflected behind at close quarters by Sergio Ramos and Marcelo's drive into the bottom-right corner after he seized upon the loose ball from Carvajal's header certainly came against the run of play. Ronaldo moves to the striker role.