The round of 16 matches of UEFA Champions League is back with a bang match between 2012 finalists, Chelsea FC and FC Bayern Munich. Chelsea are welcoming the German giant at Stamford Bridge as the Blues is playing their first leg of round of 16 in UEFA Champions League 2019/20. The details on how to Watch Chelsea vs Bayern Munich UEFA Champions League Live Stream is discussed below.
Date: Tuesday, February 25
Time: 8 p.m. GMT/3 p.m. ET
TV Info: BT Sport 2 (UK), TNT (U.S.)
In the United States, Turner Sports has acquired the English-language television and streaming rights to both the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League matches that began with the 2018/19 season and will end after the 2020/21 season. FOX Sports will no longer broadcast the Champions League.
TNT and Univision Deportes (now renamed TUDN) will broadcast the live streaming of all the champions league matches. You can watch Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool Champions League Live Stream online from B/R Live as well as fuboTV (in English and Spanish).
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Chelsea and Bayern Munich are not new opponents in Champions League. The most memorable match between these two in the 2020 Champions League final at Alianz Arena where the Blues won their first ever UEFA Champions League. Lampard was key player at that season but the story is very different this time. Frank Lampard will be with different role this time when these two teams go head-to-head again in Champions League. Chelsea has no on in the squad this time from that Champions League winning team. However, Bayern Munich has three players from that squad; Neur, Boating and Muller.
Chelsea are currently on a poor run. However, last weekend’s victory over London rival Tottenham Spurs has boosted them a little bit. Chelsea are at fourth position in the Premier League with 44 points from 27 matches. The Blues has only won a single match in their last five matches. On the other hand, Bayern Munich are enjoying the top spot in Bundesliga. The defeated Paderborn 3-2 to retain the top spot. They have 49 points from 23 matches. Bayern has managed to get four out of their last 5 matches in Bundesliga.
With Chelsea having not lost a single match to German visitor in Stamford Bridge, will now have to play their best match of the season to safeguard the record. With Robert Lewandowski in great goal scoring form and Chelsea’s sloppy defending and goal-keeping, it would be a toughest match for the Blues. Lewandowski has scored 38 goals in 32 appearances this season where 10 of those came from the group stage matches in Champions League.
The four previous matches in all competitions between Chelsea and Bayern Munich have produced 17 goals, an average of 4.25 per game.
The most recent meeting between these two was in the Super Cup in 2013 where Bayern won on penalties after extra-time.
The home side will be without N’Golo Kante who has muscle injury. Christian Pulisic and Callum Hudson-Odoi both are out from the team. However, Pedro returned to squad after a minor injury. Tammy Abraham and Ruben Loftus-Cheek looks fully fit for the match with Ruben joining the team after around 10-months.
For the visiting side, Niklas Sule is out with a knee injury, while Ivan Perisic will miss out with an ankle problem. Javi Martinez is back in training after missing six games due to a torn muscle.
- Predicted Chelsea XI: Caballero; Azpilicueta, Christensen, Rudiger; James, Kovacic, Jorginho, Alonso; Willian, Mount; Abraham
- Predicted Bayern XI: Neuer; Odriozola, Hernandez, Alaba, Davies; Kimmich, Thiago, Tolisso; Gnabry, Lewandowski, Coutinho