MUNICH (Sporting Alert) — The following is the starting lineups for the Champions League Group D game between Bayern Munich and Viktoria Plzen at Allianz Arena.
A very powerful Bayern Munich starting side includes Arjen Robben, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Toni Kroos, Franck Ribery and Mario Mandzukic as the defending champions look to continue their dominance in Europe.
Captain Philipp Lahm remains in the midfield, with the likes of Javi Martinez, Mario Gotze and Thomas Muller starting on the bench.
Bayern Munich v FC Viktoria Plzen
Bayern Munich: Neuer, Rafinha, Van Buyten, Contento, Alaba, Lahm, Robben, Schweinsteiger, Kroos, Ribery, Mandzukic
Subs: Starke, Javi Martinez, Pizarro, Kirchhoff, Gotze, Muller, Hojbjerg
Plzen: Kozacik, Reznik, Cisovsky, Hubnik, Limbersky, Prochazka, Horvath, Horava, Rajtoral, Petrzela, Kolar
Subs: Bolek, Hejda, Tecl, Duris, Kovarik, Bakos, Pospisil
Referee: Alan Kelly (Ireland)