Bayern Defeats PSG to lift Champions League cup for the sixth time

Bayern Munich in a keenly contested match in Lisbon on Sunday defeated Paris St-Germain (PSG) by 1-0 to lift the Champions League cup for the sixth time.

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Kingsley Coman, who started his career at PSG, settled a tense affair with a 59th-minute header at the far post from Joshua Kimmich’s cross to leave the French giants still searching for that elusive Champions League triumph.

It was a night of joy for Bayern coach Hansi Flick, who added the Champions League to the Bundesliga after initially taking over as interim coach from sacked Niko Kovac in November.

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In contrast, it was a night of bitter disappointment for PSG’s two attacking superstars Neymar and Kylian Mbappe, who failed to produce their best and found themselves frustrated by Bayern keeper and man of the match Manuel Neuer when they had the best of the first-half chances.

Mbappe’s pain increased in the second half when he looked to be tripped by Kimmich in the area, but PSG’s penalty claims were ignored – leaving Bayern to celebrate being crowned champions of Europe once more, becoming the first team to win the trophy by winning every game Champions League game in a single campaign.

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PSG XI: Thiago Silva, Di Maria, Navas, Herrera, Neymar, Paredes, Marquinhos, Bernat, Kimpembe, Kehrer, Mbappe

Subs: Choupo-Moting, Verratti, Gueye, Sarabia, Kurzawa, Rico, Draxler, Icardi, Diallo, Dagba, Bakker, Bulka

Bayern XI: Neuer, Boateng, Alaba, Muller, Lewandowski, Thiago, Goretzka, Gnabry, Kimmich, Coman, Alphonso Davies

Subs: Martinez, Perisic, Ulreich, Coutinho, Sule, Tolisso, Odriozola, Lucas, Pavard, Cuisance, Hoffmann, J. Zirkzee

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