Bayern Munich vs Lyon UEFA Champions League semi-final, latest news and updates
THE MUCH anticipated Bayern Munich vs Lyon, the first leg of the second UEFA Champions League semi-final to be played tonight at 20:45 at Allianz Arena in Munich. Bayern Munich and Lyon have played each other six times over the last ten years in Champions League and won two games each. Bayern Munich vs Lyon last game ended 1-1 at Munich during last year’s group stage match. In the last night match between Inter Milan and Barcelona, host Milan beat the visitors by 3-1.
French team Lyon has been traveled an 800-kilometer coach trip to Munich due to the volcano-induced flight restrictions in Europe. Lyons is playing the first time in a Champions League semi-final despite their good record in the competition in recent years. Lyon’s Francois Clerc, Joan Hartock, Mathieu Bodmer, Jean-Alain Boumsong will not be available for their side due to injury. However, Jean II Makoun and Lisandro are doubtful for the tonight’s match.
Host Bayern Munich recent form has been impressive and they prepared for tonight’s game by winning 7-0 against Hannover in the Bundesliga. Bayern Munich are unbeaten in ten games following a UEFA Champions League meeting this season, including six wins and four draws. Daniel Van Buyten has scored ten goals so far for the club this season.
The first leg of the second Champions League semi-final between Bayern Munich vs Lyon on Wednesday April 21 can be watched live on Fox Soccer Channel from 2:45 p.m. ET in United States. Live streaming of this match between German Bayern Munich vs French Lyon will be available live on various websites across the globe for the soccer fans.
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