Match of the Week: Manchester City-Bayern Munich
Manchester City and Bayern Munich go head-to-head in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final in the city of Manchester in what could easily be a final match, with the Citizens looking to take advantage of their home ground and guests to want to take the "first step" to qualify for the semi-finals.
Pep Guardiola's team is in excellent shape and wants to take advantage of their home ground and make a start to reach the semi-finals of the competition. In the round of 16, they eliminated Leipzig, winning 7-0 at home. In competitive matters, Pep Guardiola also saw Haaland return to active action and be available for today's match.
After the qualification against Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich wants to make another big qualification this time against Manchester City. The Bavarians want to leave with a positive result, however, Tzupo-Motting will be absent from tonight's game, but Coman returns, which gives Thomas Tuchel a solution.
In the last five matches in all competitions, he has only wins
In the last five matches, Bayern Munich have three wins and two losses
Manchester City have conceded two goals in their last five matches
Manchester City make it six consecutive home wins in the Champions League
Bayern Munich has won four consecutive away matches in the Champions League
Manchester City: 3-2-4-1: Ederson-Walker, Dias, Ake-Stones, Rodry-Silva, De Bruyne, Gudogan, Grealish-Haaland
Bayern Munich: 4-2-3-1: Sommer-Pavar, Upamecano, De Ligt, Davies-Kimich, Goretzka-Sane, Miller, Coman-Gnabry