Bayern continues its dominance against Plzen

Bayern continues its dominance against Plzen

Bayern Munich and Viktoria Plzen, to have a group clash, following the return of the Champions League. Bayern is confident coming into this game after they went back to winning ways in the Bundesliga campaign. As for their Champions League campaign, they have always been dominating, and is now looking to secure their third victory in the tournament. On the other hand, Plzen‘s performance is not far from their opponent as they are also impressive in their domestic league. However, after a draw on their last game, they need to give their all in this game.

Plzen will be welcomed by Bayern on October 5, 2022 at 12:45 AM (GMT+8), with aim to pick up their first three points in the European league. Plzen actually do not do well on their European campaign. They conceded at least five goals apiece in their first two games in the league. Meanwhile, Bayern have a flawless record against Plzen as they won all their four matches. Being the host, aside from their home advantage, they also have a good record in their home games. They have not lost a single game in the group stage of the competition since the 2013-14 season.

Bayern Munich

Champions League-Bayern Munich
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After picking up a 4-0 victory in Bundesliga, Bayern now look to remain dominating as they return to the Champions League. In the Champions League, this club managed to pick up very impressive victories. They even won against Inter Milan and Barcelona, and are yet to concede a goal in the competition. As they had an impressive victory in Bundesliga, they are looking to get the same result in this match. Aside from their home advantage, another advantage they have is that they are undefeated by Plzen. During their previous meetings, they won all that match.

Covid-19 is actually the biggest challenge for this squad as several players tested positive for the sickness. Muller and Kimmich both tested positive for Covid-19. Marcel Sabitzer will more likely start as the midfielder for Bayern.

Viktoria Plzen

Champions League: Viktoria Plzen

For this match, this club is considered as the underdogs, and is the more hungry one. Just like what was mentioned above, Plzen never won against Bayern, so for this match, they want to finally score a victory. This club is eager to prove that they can win against their opponent. Pressure kills the chances of Plzen, but this can also lead them to pull off a surprise for everyone.

Pavel Bucha will miss this match after being sent off during their previous Champions League match against Inter Milan. With his absence, Ales Cermak or Jan Kopic may be included in the starting 11.


Bayern Munich (4.5)
Odds: -0.93

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