Bayern Munich travel to Camp Nou for the first game of the 2021-22 Champions League. This is their first group stage match and it’s against FC Barcelona away from home.
The match is scheduled to start at 7 p.m. GMT on Tuesday, 14 September 2021. The match venue is Camp Nou, Barcelona.
Betting tips and match prediction for the Barcelona vs Bayern Munich (September 14) game are available in this article, alongside the latest betting odds, key stats, team news and projected starting lineups.
Barcelona vs Bayern Munich (September 14) latest betting odds
International betting sites price Barcelona to win at 3.30 (+230 American; 23/10 Fractional). The odds for a draw are priced at 3.80 (+280; 14/5), while Bayern Munich to win is priced at 2.00 (+100; evens).
The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Barcelona — 29%, draw — 24%, Bayern Munich — 47%.
Latest betting odds on Barcelona vs Bayern Munich (14 September 2021):
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.44 (-225; 4/9)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.75 (+175; 7/4)
- Asian handicap (+0.5) on Barcelona — 1.83 (-120; 5/6)
- Asian handicap (-0.5) on Bayern Munich — 2.06 (+106; 53/50)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.44 (-225; 4/9)
- Both teams to score (No) — 2.60 (+160; 8/5)
Barcelona vs Bayern Munich (September 14) Match preview or statistics
Barcelona’s Round 4 game against Sevilla was postponed, which means their first game after the international break will be the Champions League match on Tuesday.
They won the last game before the break 2-1. Memphis Depay scored the winning goal in the 30th minute of the first half. Sergi Roberto scored the opener two minutes into the match, but Sandro Ramirez equalized in the 18th minute. Overall, It wasn’t a good performance from Ronald Koeman’s men but they got the win.
Top stats from the game, 67% possession, seven shots, nine chances and a low xG of 1.02. So far, La Blaugrana have two wins and a draw this season. Barca have a big game ahead of them against the Bundesliga Champions.
Barcelona team news: Martin Braithwaite, Ousmane Dembele, Sergio Aguero and Sergi Roberto are sidelined due to injuries. Ansu Fati and Sergino Dest are in doubt for the game.
Bayern Munich are headed into this match with great momentum. The Bavarians beat Leipzig 4-1 in the last match. This is Bayern’s fifth consecutive win in six games with a draw.
Lewandowski opened the scoring in the 12th minute from the penalty spot. Musiala doubled the lead in the 47th minute of the second half, assisted by Alphonso Davies. Leroy Sane made it three in the 54th minute from a chipped cross by Jamal Musiala. Konrad Laimer pulled one back for the Red Bulls in the 58th, while Choupo Moting scored the fourth in the added minutes from an incisive pass by Joshua Kimmich.
Julian Nagelsmann has got his side playing at the top level, outclassing every team they’ve come across in the past few games. In this match, the top stats are 48% possession, 18 shots, 17 chances, and a very high xG of 4.00. The Bavarians are poised to win the game on Tuesday.
Bayern Munich team news: Serge Gnabry, Corentin Tolisso and Kingsley Coman are unavailable due to injuries. Robert Lewandoski might feature if he’s fit.
Barcelona vs Bayern Munich H2H
Both teams have really got history going back. The last time they met, Bayern showed no mercy as they demolished Barca and put eight past them. The game ended 8-2, Bayern won.
FC Barcelona vs Bayern Munich (September 14) key players and lineups
Barcelona projected starting lineup:
- Marc-Andre Ter Stegen
- Oscar Mingueza
- Ronald Araujo
- Gerard Pique
- Jordi Alba
- Frenkie De Jong
- Sergio Busquets
- Yusuf Demir
- Luuk De Jong
- Memphis Depay
Memphis Depay is the key player to watch out for in this team. He has been in great form since the start of the season. Depay scored five goals and provided an assist for the national team during the international break. The team relies on him at his best as they are short of attackers.
Bayern Munich projected starting lineup:
- Manuel Neuer
- Alphonso Davies
- Dayot Upamecano
- Lucas Hernandez
- Benjamin Pavard
- Joshua Kimmich
- Leon Goretzka
- Jamal Musiala
- Thomas Muller
- Leroy Sane
- Choupo Moting
The key player to watch out for is Jamal Musiala. The youngster has shown his quality with his recent performances in games. Musiala has two goals and two assists in four league matches.
Barcelona vs Bayern Munich (September 14) betting tips and prediction
Bayern Munich are the odds favourite to win the tie. For the past few seasons, they’ve been among the top favourites to win the competition. The Bavarians are in very top form and won their last game comfortably.
Barcelona’s game was suspended and their performance in the previous one was not convincing to best a side like Bayern. It’s going to be hard for them to defeat Die Roten.
Betting prediction: Bayern Munich to win
Odds: 2.00 (+100 American; evens)
Betting prediction: Over 3.5 goals
Odds: 2.10 (+110 American; 11/10 Fractional)