Champions League Bayern Munich XI Vs RB Salzburg : Starting Lineup And Confirmed Team News

Bayern Munich have named their starting XI for Wednesday’s Champions League trip to RB Salzburg. The German giants are coming off the back of a rare defeat in the Bundesliga after they were embarrassed 4-2 by Bochum at the weekend.

Robert Lewandowski leads the line with Leroy Sané and Kingsley Coman in support. Thomas Müller and Corentin Tolisso play in midfield with Serge Gnabry completing an attacking line-up.

The German champions are without a host of key players for tonight’s Champions League last-16 first-leg tie against RB Salzburg.

Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has been ruled out for several weeks after undergoing surgery on his right knee, while Alphonso Davies remains sidelined with a Covid-related heart issue.

Bayern coach Julian Nagelsmann has said the Canadian international is “on the road to recovery.” But the coach admitted “it is still going to take a while” before he returns.

German midfielder Leon Goretzka is missing due to a knee problem, meanwhile.

Neuer’s understudy Sven Ulreich will start in goal against Salzburg tonight.

Jamal Musiala is sidelined with illness and Josip Stanisic has a thigh issue. Robert Lewandowski, who has scored 37 goals in 30 appearances for Bayern this season, leads the line as usual.

Bayern’s starting XI as attached.

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