Bayern Munich Beat Lyon 3-0 To Qualify For Champions League Final

Bayern Munich Beat Lyon 3-0 To Qualify For Champions League

The Bundesliga champions, Bayern Munich, continued their winning streak in the Champions League as they beat Olympique Lyonnais 3-0 in the second semi-final at the Estádio José Alvalade stadium in Lisbon, Portugal.

Goals from Serge Gnabry and Robert Lewandoswki was all the the Bavarians needed to qualify to their 10th Champions League final and dumped Lyon out of the competition.

Serge Gnabry scored in the 18th and 33rd minutes of the first-half while the prolific Robert Lewandoskwi put his name on the score sheet in the 55th minute of second-half to enabled Bayern set up Paris Saint-Germain showdown on Sunday.

Bayern Munich have now won 10 consecutive games in the Champions League, equaling the longest winning streak by a team in the competition’s history (achieved by Real Madrid in 2015 and Bayern themselves in 2013)

Robert Lewandowski became the second player in the history of the Champions League to net 15 goals in a single campaign along with Christiano Ronaldo who had done so three times (in 13-14, 15-16 and 17-18).

Lewandowski has now scored in nine consecutive Champions League games; only Ruud Van Nistelrooy in 2003 (9) and Christiano Ronaldo in 2018 (11) have scored in as many successive matches in the competition’s history.

Bayern Munich will now face Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday by 8pm in the final at Estadio da Luz, in Lisbon, Portugal were Thomas Tuchel’s will be searching to become champions of Europe for a six time.

Reporter: Baatee Barinaa-iyalo

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