A former England and Manchester United captain, Wayne Rooney, has backed Paris Saint-Germain to beat Bayern Munich in tonight’s Champions League ultimate fixture on the Estádio da Luz in Lisbon, Portugal.
Rooney believes his former Manchester United teammate, Angel Di Maria, might be the match-winner for PSG in opposition to Bayern Munich.
PSG defeated RB Leipzig within the Champions League semi-final a couple of days in the past, whereas Bayern eradicated Lyon from the competitors.
Writing in his column for Sunday Occasions, Rooney mentioned: “Bayern have the benefit that the majority of their beginning line-up have performed within the Champions League ultimate earlier than. However I’ve bought a sense for PSG.
“Will probably be a shoot-out, and I believe with Neymar, Mbappe and Di Maria, PSG will exploit the excessive line that Bayern play. They’ll get probabilities and take them.
“I’ve little doubt that the press will create probabilities for Bayern, however PSG are ok in possession to cope with it, and as soon as they play by means of it there’ll be alternatives for his or her attackers.
“PSG’s match-winner would possibly simply be Di Maria. He is an excellent participant. He works tirelessly on the pitch, and his supply, imaginative and prescient and consciousness are sensible.”
The kick-off time for the match is eight pm.