UEFA Champions league has announced schedule of upcoming games of next round which are beginning from start of April 2014. The current European champions Bayern Munich will play first match of last 8 round against Manchester United at Old Trafford. After draw of quarter final games, all 8 teams are categorized with their new rivals.On same day another game is scheduled which is Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid. Have a look on match preview, time & telecast channels of Man United vs Bayern Munich champions league game.
Man United vs Bayern Munich Time & Telecast channels
The upcoming game of UEFA Champions league will start at 12:15 am on 2 April 2014 [Wednesday] according to IST. GMT match date & timing for this game are 1 April 2014 [Tuesday] & 6:45 pm respectively. Indian viewers can watch this game on TV channel Ten Action while USA viewers can watch it on Fox Sports GO, Fox Soccer 2Go & other. Given below is the list of telecast channels in other countries.
UK: BBC Radio 5 Live, UTV, STV Scotland, ITV 1
USA: Fox Sports GO, Fox Soccer 2GO, Fox Sports 1 USA
Spain: C+ Liga de Campeones / HD
Argentina: Fox Sports Cono Sur
Australia: ESPN Pacific Rim, ESPN Australia
Canada: Sportsnet East, Sportsnet Ontario
Finland: YLE TV2, YLE HD
New Zealand: ESPN Pacific Rim
Match Preview of Manchester United vs Bayern Munich
Pep Guardiola’s squad recently won domestic league Bundesliga without a single loss after playing 27 games. They are still undefeated in Bundesliga with 25 wins & 2 draws & have 77 points.
Home team Center midfielder Wayne Rooney moved above Jack Rowley into the third on United’s all time top scorer. After scoring 212 goals for Red Devils, he is behind Denis Law who scored 237 goals & leader Sir Bobby Charlton having record of scoring 249 goals.
The Bavarians are undefeated in club best 52 games, surpassing Hamburger SV record which was set up in season 1982 & 1983. They are still undefeated in home games played in this season.
The current UEFA ranking of home team is 5. Out of last 6 Champions league games, they won 4 matches with one draw & one loss. While, the current champions are at second position in UEFA ranking. They also made 4 victories with single loss & draw.
Red Devils have conceded total of 299 goals in all UEFA competition so far. Their team mate Patric Evra is now banned for the first leg. Bayern team player Dante is also banned for first leg clash against United.