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Lazio vs Bayern: Champions League preview

Simone Inzaghi’s side were languishing in midtable when the knockout stage draw was made, but Sunday saw a seventh win in eight league games to move level on points fourth-placed Atalanta.

Bayern, meanwhile, lost to Eintracht Frankfurt after drawing with Arminia Bielefeld last week as they struggle with missing key players to injury and Covid-19 infections.

Is Bayern’s long winning run in the competition set to end?

Lazio vs Bayern Munich is scheduled for an 8pm GMT kick-off on Tuesday, February 23, 2021.

The match will be held behind closed doors at Stadio Olimpico.

TV channel: The match will be televised on BT Sport.

Live stream: BT Sport subscribers will be able to watch the match online via the website or BT Sport app.

Luiz Felipe, Stefan Radu, Thomas Strakosha and Andreas Pereira are all out for Lazio.

Thomas Muller and Benjamin Pavard miss out due to Covid, while Corentin Tolisso, Serge Gnabry and Douglas Costa are injured.

Leon Goretzka and Javi Martinez could start are recently returning from injury.

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Prediction: Lazio 0-2 Bayern

Lazio are no pushovers, both home and in European competition, but this is a Bayern side who have won 15 on the bounce in the Champions League and don’t look like letting that run slip any time soon.

Head to head (h2h) history and results

This is the first meeting between the two teams.

Bettings odds and tips (subject to change)

  • Lazio: 15/4
  • Draw: 16/5
  • Bayern: 7/10
  • Bayern to win 2-0: 9/1

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