Bayern Munich host Barcelona on Matchday 2 of the 2022/2023 UEFA Champions League group stage. Here you will find the lineups of both teams for this must-see game. It will be broadcast in the United States on FuboTV (free trial) and Paramount + (free trial), and on DAZN in Canada.
It will undoubtedly be one of the most attractive games of Matchday 2 of the Champions League group stage. Two teams that this season can go far face each other. In the case of the visitors, they have not yet shown a level to be one of the main candidates, but that may change with the next games.
Bayern Munich have been demonstrating a high level, beyond a few bad games and, like every year, they are one of the main candidates, especially with the arrival of Senegalese Sadio Mane, who showed an enormous level of adaptation to the Bavarian team. It will undoubtedly be an important game in the most difficult group of this 2022/2023 edition.
Bayern Munich lineup
Bayern wont' have Kingsley Coman and Bouna Sarr for this match, although Sane and Sadio Mane return to the team, as well as Benjamin Pavard and Lucas Hernandez. So, compared to the team that beat Inter 2-0 last week there would only be one change, with Musiala coming in for Coman.
Bayern Munich starting XI: Neuer; Pavard, De Ligt, L Hernandez, Davies; Kimmich, Sabitzer; Sane, Muller, Musiala; Mane
Barcelona will be able to count on all their players. Kounde will be the right back while Gavi and Pedri are set to appear alongside Sergio Busquets in midfield, and Raphinha will form part of the offensive trio.
Barcelona starting XI: Ter Stegen; Kounde, Araujo, Christensen, Marcos Alonso; Gavi, Busquets, Pedri; Raphinha, Lewandowski, Dembele