Benfica are easy prey, so they say. Actually a walkover, they say. Bayern will sail by the Portuguese record champions – so they say. But is that true? Ask Berthold!
Comments made by striker Robert Lewandowski in a recent interview have not gone down well with management at Bayern Munich. The team is hoping that its first Champions League match of the season will help ease tensions.
RB Leipzig are set to kick off their first-ever European campaign at home against French champions Monaco. Meanwhile, Borussia Dortmund, who are no strangers to Europe are at Wembley facing Tottenham.
Carlo Ancelotti's team got the three points it needed to start the Champions League campaign. However, the 3-0 win was a tepid affair considering that the runaway favorites and hosts had an extra player for 80 minutes.
Bayern Munich have gotten their Champions League campaign off to a winning start, but all is not well at Germany's record champions. Public grumbling, poor performances and talk of a successor have all played a part.
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