Bayern beat PSG to win Champions League
Bayern Munich has won the Champions League for a sixth time after beating Paris St Germain 1-0 in the final match, Thanks to a goal from former PSG youth academy graduate Kingsley Coman.
Coman, France international appeared at the back post to glance home a cross from Joshua Kimmich in the 59th minute, completing a sweeping move by Bayern, who until then had been the second best side on the pitch.
Coman’s strike punished PSG’s wastefulness in the first half as Neymar and Kylian Mbappe both failed to beat Bayern keeper Manuel Neuer from close range while Angel di Maria and Ander Herrera also narrowly missed the target.
PSG substitute Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting missed two late opportunities to level for the French side, who are still waiting to win their first Champions League title after billions of euros of investment from the Qatar royal family.
Bayern Munich became the first team in the Champions League history to win every game to be crowned the Uefa league champions after defeating PSG at Estadio do sport lisboa e benfica and crowned champions of Europe for the sixth time.
The team won domestic and European treble.
Bayern Munich scored its 500th Champions League goal to becoming the third team after Barcelona (517) and Real Madrid (567) ) in their 11th European Cup final match.
The first half of the lively encounter at Estadio da Luz ended goalless, with both teams coming close to scoring,Neymar and Mbappe efforts were both denied by Neuer in one of his wonderful outings.
PSG reached their first European Cup final after beating Borussia Dortmund, Atalanta and cruising over RB Leipzig in the semi-finals
0 – 1 (K. Coman)
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