Bayern Munich And Villarreal Face Off For A Place In The Champions League Semi-finals
The Allianz Arena in Munich will be home to the latest clash between hosts Bayern Munich and Villarreal as they battle it out in the 2nd leg of the Champions League quarterfinals.
Villarreal come into the match after drawing 1-1 in a La Liga clash against Athletic Bilbao while Bayern Munich scrapped a 1-0 victory over Augsburg in the Bundesliga.
The match is sure to be filled with exciting opportunities for football betting, so read on and get ready to place your bets.
Bayern Munich vs Villarreal Head-to-Head & Form
Looking back over their last three H2H encounters, the German side have two victories to boast while Villarreal won one match. Their last meeting happened in the reverse leg with the Yellow Submarine emerging victorious 1-0. The match saw around 21k people in attendance as opposed to the 80k capacity at Allianz Arena, so the pressure is on.
Bayern Munich are currently on a 3-match winning streak when playing at home and they’ll be aiming to extend that to 4 this Tuesday when they host their Spanish rivals.
In terms of form, Bayern Munich players have displayed a better performance in recent matches than the Villarreal side.
Bayern Munich form guide: W-L-W-W-D-W-D
Villarreal form guide: D-W-L-L-W-W-L
Key Match Facts
- Bayern Munich average 5 goalspergame at home in the Champions League.
- They remain undefeated in their last 6 home matches.
- They’ve scored at least one goal for 24 straight games.
- Leroy Sane has scored 6 goals in 9 Champions League appearances.
Bayern Munich vs Villarreal Team News
On Villarreal’s side, left-back Alberto Moreno will likely be out while striker Boulaye Dia’s availability remains a doubt due to a muscular injury. Other than that, Unai Emery’s side remain in good shape.
Villarreal Predicted Line-up (4-4-2): Geronimo Rulli, Mario Gaspar, Raul Albiol, Pau Torres, Pervis Estupinan, Giovani Lo Celso, Etienne Capoue, Dani Parejo, Francis Coquelin, Gerard Moreno, Arnaut Danjuma
As for Bayern Munich news, Julian Nagelsmann will be very happy at the return of Alphonso Davies, as he has the most passes for a left back. However, there will be a few players missing in action including Corentin Tolisso, Bouna Sarr and Eric Maxim Coupo-Moting. No other issues have been reported and the team looks set to take on Villarreal in an exciting encounter.
Bayern Munich Predicted Line-up (4-2-3-1): Manuel Neuer, Benjamin Pavard, Tanguy Nianzou, Dayot Upamecano, Alphonso Davies, Joshua Kimmich, Leon Goretzka, Kingsley Coman, Thomas Muller, Leroy Sane, Robert Lewandowski.
Bayern Munich vs Villarreal Betting Tips
They may have walked away with a surprising victory in the reverse leg but trying to make lightning strike twice seems too unlikely for the Villarreal side. Bayern Munich are still favourites to win this match and advance to the next level.
- Tip 1: Bayern to win
- Tip 2: Over 2.5 goals
- Tip 3: Lewandowski to score anytime