Bayern Munich vs Liverpool: Preview and Predictions

Bayern Munich vs Liverpool Audi Cup 2017

Bayern Munich vs Liverpool
Audi Cup 2017
Date: Tuesday, 1st August 2017
Kick-off at 19:30 UK/ 20:30 CET
Venue: Allianz Arena, Munich.

Bayern Munich get back to their home turf for the first time in this pre-season. This time they will playing a high profile friendly against Premier League giants F.C Liverpool.

The Bavarians had an outing to forget at the International Champions Cup. Out of four games played, they managed to win one and lost the remaining three. Carlo Ancelotti have a lot of tinker after his team conceded 9 goals during the period.

With the German Super Cup scheduled this Sunday, the Italian tactician has one last chance to prepare his team for competitive games.

On the other hand, Liverpool have so far enjoyed their pre-season. Starting off with a 4-0 win against Tanmere Rovers, the Reds went on a 5 match unbeaten run with 4 wins and 1 draw. They are coming on the back of a 3-0 win against Bundesliga outfit Hertha Berlin on Sunday.

Klopp will have to do without the services of club captain Jordan Henderson and wing back Nathaniel Clyne. Meantime, the young goal keepers Loris Karius and Danny Ward are all expected to miss the trip to Munich.

Bayern Munich vs Liverpool: Head-to-head

The teams are meeting for the first time since the 2001 UEFA Super Cup. The Reds won 3-2 on that occasion aided by the goals from Michael Owen, Emile Heskey and John Arne Riise. On the other hand, Hasan Salihamidzic and Carsten Jancker found the back of the net for the Germans when they were trailing the game by 3 goals.

Bayern Munich vs Liverpool: Prediction

Despite having an underwhelming pre-season so far, the Bundesliga champions are expected to raise their game with home fans on their back. Moreover, it is not easy for visiting teams to get positive results at the Allianz Arena, let it be any format of football.

Bayern Munich vs Liverpool: Bet Tips

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