Bayern Munich leads Champions League Group E, which also includes Barcelona, SL Benfica, and Dynamo Kyiv. Bayern has won all five games so far, amassing a total of 15 points. With a 3-0 triumph on the road, they thrashed Barcelona in the first game week. Bayern Munich has 34 points after 14 games in the Bundesliga, with 11 victories, one tie, and two defeats. They have the second-best home record with 18 points in seven games.In the Champions League, they have scored 19 goals while allowing only three goals. Robert Lewandowski is the top goal scorer in the Champions League with nine goals, which is more than most clubs have scored thus far.Mickael Cuisance, Sven Ulreich, Bouna Sarr, Nianzou Kouassi, Marcel Sabitzer, Eric Choupo-Moting, and Joshua Kimmich are the seven players on the injury list for Bayern ahead of the Barcelona clash.
Barcelona has a mixed record after losing the first two games, they have won two and drawn one. With seven points after five games, they are in second place in Group E. They are only two points ahead of Benfica, who are in second place.Six of their 15 league games have resulted in victories, with five ties and four losses. With 23 points, they are in seventh place. In the league, they have 23 goals scored and 17 goals conceded.They have only scored two goals and surrendered six in the Champions League. With one goal each, Gerard Pique and Ansu Fati are their only goal scorers.Barcelona’s seven injured players include Sergio Aguero, Ansu Fati, Sergio Roberto, Pedri, Jordi Alba, Martin Brathwaite, and Moussa Wague.