Bayern Munich needs a remarkable comeback in the return leg at the Santiago Bernabeu against Real Madrid in Semifinal. It is possible if you look at Real Madrid’s home run against the other teams. I’m going to share Indian time and TV telecast channels of Real vs Bayern UCL 2017-18 Semifinal game for the fans from India. Although Zidane’s men have the 2-1 advantage over the Bavarians but they know Bayern Munich it will be hard to book another place in the Final of UEFA Champions League. Turkish referee Cuneyt Cakir is picked up as the main official for the second leg.
Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich Indian Time [IST]
According to Indian Standard Time [IST], Bayern vs Real Madrid will begin at 12:15 am on 2 May 2018 [Wednesday]. Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, the home ground of Real Madrid will host the game. Given below is the further information.
|Competition||UEFA Champions League 2017-18|
|Date||2 May 2018 [India]|
|Time||12:15 am [Indian Standard Time]|
|Seating capacity||81,044 spectators|
|Home team||Real Madrid|
|Away team||Bayern Munich|
|Round||Semifinal [2nd leg]|
Real Madrid Vs Bayern Munich TV Telecast in India
Live broadcast on Sony Ten 2 and Sony Ten 2 HD
Indian fans can watch the live TV telecast coverage of this Champions League game on Sony Ten 2 and its high definition version channel. This channel also provides the coverage of Europa League, UEFA Super Cup, La Liga, French League, etc.
Real Madrid: WWDWL
Bayern Munich: WLWWW
Defending European Champions Real Madrid claimed a 2-1 win in Germany in the first leg of the Semifinal. Joshua Kimmich provided the early lead to the home side but Marcelo scored the equalizer just before one minute of the first half. Zidane made a substitution and brought Asensio in place of Isco. The substitution turned out a good decision with Asensio’s 57th-minute goal that provided Real Madrid important lead.
Bayern Munich qualified for the Semifinal of UCL with 2-1 aggregate win against Sevilla in the quarterfinals. The Bavarians scored 2 goals and conceded once when they visited Sevilla. The return leg was a goalless draw and Bayern entered into last 4.
Real Madrid qualified after a controversial victory at the Santiago Bernabeu in the last UCL match against Juventus. After a remarkable 3-0 victory against Juventus in Italy, Los Blancos were shocked with a hammerable reply by Juventus at the Santiago Bernabeu. Cristiano Ronaldo’s last-minute penalty goal put Real Madrid in the Semifinals.
Top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo failed to score that ended his goal scoring run. He was rested for the game against Leganes along with Sergio Ramos, Isco, Raphael Varane. All of these players are likely to return for the 2nd leg.
Jupp Heynckes has reached UEFA Champions League final three times and won it twice. The former Real Madrid manager won it back in 1998 with Real and Bayern Munich in 2013.
Who will be the referee?
On Sunday, UEFA announced that Cuneyt Cakir of Turkey will main the main referee of Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich. Cakir has officiated some Champions League games this season which includes Bayern Munich’s 3-1 win against PSG and Tottenham’s 3-1 win against Real Madrid.
Bayern Munich: Ulreich; Kimmich, Boateng, Hummers, Alaba; Martinez, Thiago; Robben, Muller, James; Lewandowski.
Coach: Jupp Heynckes.
Real Madrid: Navas; Carvajal, Varance, Ramos, Marcelo; Modric, Casemiro, Kroos; Isco; Benzema, Ronaldo.
Coach: Zinedine Zidane.