SPORTS: INSIDE ESTADIO da LUZ IN LISBON CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL SHOWDOWN.

All eyes are set in Portugal, Lisbon.Paris Saint-Germain is locking horns with  Bayern Munich in the Champions League final.

Bayern are looking to clinch their sixth Champions League The German side have been in rampant form in this season’s Champions League, winning every game and scoring 42 goals along the way.

Champions League final,2020 will be played inside the closed doors at Estadio da Luz in Lisbon, Portugal on Sunday August 23 at 22:00(Kenyan Time) ,8pm (British Standard Time).

PSG made their way to the final after they defeated Borussia Dortmund, Atalanta and RBLeipzig.

They then defeated Borussia Dortmund in the last 16, before overcoming Atalanta and RB Leipzig en route to the final.The club’s top scorers in this season’s competition is Kylian Mbappe and Mauro Icardi with five goals each.

Neymar and Mbappe

Bayern Munich have been a real machine, crashed past Chelsea either side of lockdown,hammering Barcelona 8-2 in the quarter-final and beating Lyon 3-0 in the semi-final.

Robert Lewandowski is the competition’s top scorer with 15 goals so far, while Serge Gnabry has chipped in with nine strikes.

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PSG are likely to be without first-choice goalkeeper Keylor Navas, struggling with a muscle injury. Marco Verratti is back and boss Thomas Tuchel faces a key decision over whether to start him or not after just a few minutes of action in the semis.

Jerome Boateng is the only injury worry for Bayern after he came off in the semi-final. Niklas Sule could replace him after making his way back to full fitness, though he hasn’t yet started a match. Joshua Kimmich could revert to midfield if Hansi Flick opts to start Benjamin Pavard at right-back after he also returned from injury.

Predicted line-ups

PSG: Rico; Kehrer, Silva, Kimpembe, Bernat; Marquinhos, Verratti, Paredes; Di Maria, Neymar, Mbappe.

Bayern: Neuer; Kimmich, Boateng, Alaba, Davies; Goretzka, Thiago; Gnabry, Muller, Perisic; Lewandowski.

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