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Celtic vs Bayern Munich: Gamethread

Can Bayern do it without Lewandowski?

Bayern Muenchen v Celtic FC - UEFA Champions League Photo by Sebastian Widmann/Bongarts/Getty Images

Weary from two back-to-back fixtures against RB Leipzig, a highly depleted Bayern Munich travel to Glasgow to face Scottish champions Celtic at the Celtic Park.

The Bavarians will be without the services of star striker Robert Lewandowski, who was reportedly left behind in Munich as a precautionary measure. Thomas Muller remains temporarily sidelined, while Manuel Neuer and Franck Ribery remain out with long term injuries. However, Kingsley Coman is expected to be back in the side after missing the game against Leipzig at the Allianz Arena. Jupp Heynckes will have his work cut out managing such a depleted squad in a hostile ground such as the Celtic Park, but he will hope that his team is up to the task.

It’s Bayern time.

Location: Celtic Park, Glasgow, Scotland

Time: 7:45 pm local time, 3:45 pm EST [DST is stupid, damn you Europe]


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