Bayern Munich will play Borussia Dortmund in 2016 DFL-Supercup. Dortmund had an impressive season finishing second in the Bundesliga just behind the Bavarians. This will be Bayern’s fifth straight Supercup and tenth overall appearance. They’ve featured in the pre-season competition six of the last seven years. The UK viewers can watch this game live on BT Sports 1 will broadcast the game live in the UK. Here we will place Bayern Munich vs Borussia Dortmund live streaming links & highlights.
This will be Carlo Ancelotti’s first official match as head coach of Bayern Munich as Mats Hummels’ will play his first competitive match against his ex-club. This will be the fifth DFL-Supercup match between Bayern and Dortmund. In previous four encounters, Dortmund won three times, while Bayern won only once.
Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich (Super Cup Final) Match Detail
Venue: Westfalenstadio, Germany
Kick Off: 19:30 (UK), 00:00 (IST)
Broadcasters: FOX Sports 1 (UK), Espn (IST)
14th August 2016.
Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich Preview
The DFL-Supercup puts the winners of the previous season’s Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich and the 2nd position spot holder Dortmund in the Super Cup Final a match prior to the start of the Bundesliga campaign.
The non-league-winning club Borussia Dortmund hosts the match this time, so Bayern will be travelling to the Sunday’s game at Dortmund’s Westfalenstadion which provides an opportunity to measure their readiness for the season, which starts in full with German Cup ties the following weekend and the first round of the Bundesliga the weekend after that
However, Bayern has not signed many players just the 2 signings this summer under Carlo Ancelotti whereas Dortmund has done some Ten signings under Thomas Tuchel the new Dortmund manager which will outcome a changed Borussia side
58′ 0-1 Vidal
79′ 0-2 Muller
Exciting Youth Portugal’s Winger Renato Sanches and former Dortmund captain Mats Hummels are the only additions to the club. The In Team players such as Muller, Robben, Ribery and Lewandowski are the most attacking Bavarian players in the squad creating maximum Areal threats to the Opposition
Carlo Ancelotti has Released players like Mario Gotze, Pierre-Emile-Hojbjerg, Sebastian Rode, Medhi Benatia, Ivan Lucic and Serdar Tasci this Summer. This will be Carlo Ancelotti’s first official match as head coach of Bayern Munich and Mats Hummels first competitive match for the club during his second tour of duty with the club and there won’t be much change in their lineups.
Dortmund Manager Thomas Tuchel is under no such pressure in his second season, despite overseeing a commendable upturn in fortune in his first by restoring the club’s status as Bayern’s chief rival.
Tuchel had to rebuild the Borussia side this season following the summer departures of key players Hummels, Ilkay Gundogan and Henrikh Mkhitaryan. Midfielder Moritz Leitner became the latest to leave Friday, switching to Lazio on a four-year deal.
Goetze’s return and fellow German international Andre Schuerrle’s switch from Wolfsburg have grabbed the headlines, though exciting attacking midfielder Ousmane Dembele has also raised expectations of another high-scoring campaign. Dortmund scored more goals (82) than any other side in the Bundesliga last season. It’s interesting to see how Thomas Tuchel lines up his troops against the champions.
Possible Line Up
Bayern Munich (4-3-3)
Coman – Lewandowski – Müller
Vidal – Alonso – Thiago
Alaba – Hummels – Martinez – Lahm
Borussia Dortmund (4-3-3)
Schurlle, Reus, Aubameyang
Weigl, Castro, Gotze,
Burkl, Bartra, Piszczec, Sokratis, Guerreiro,
Bayern Munich vs B. Dortmund Predictions
Thomas Tuchel seems to have a lot of changes in his Side as Dortmund seems extremely pacey with the likes of Reus, Goetze and Schurlle right up front.
Bayern Munich has to be careful against the opposition as they can be threatening in Counter-Attacking moments. Mat Hummels and Manuel Neuer would turn out to be the Wall for Bayern and My prediction for this game would be a 2-0 Bayern win with Lewandowski’s Brace.
Bayern Munich vs Borussia Dortmund Live Stream
The United Kingdom football fans can watch this game live on BT Sport 1 while Bayern Munich vs Borussia Dortmund Live Streaming will be available via their official website.
Fox Deportes will broadcast this match live in the USA while online users can watch live action on Fox Sports GO.
Germany viewers can catch live coverage of the game on TeleClub Sport Live and ZDF, Sky Bundesliga 1/HD.
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