AUSTRIA — Starting lineups and live streaming coverage for today’s International Champions Cup match between Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain here Worthersee Stadion.
Live streaming coverage of this International Champions Cup, the second match of the 2018 fixture, will be on WatchESPN, starting at 10:05 am ET. ESPN2 will also provide live television broadcast.
PSG will start will with a young side but experienced goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon will start in goal.
The former Juventus man, who made the switch to the French champions this summer, will play behind defenders Kevin Rimane, Loïc Mbe Soh, Stanley N’Soki and Colin Dagba.
Timothy Weah, the son of legendary George Weah, will lead the attack with Virgiliu Postolachi and Antoine Bernede supporting him from the flanks.
Adrien Rabiot captains the team and will on the left-hand side of a three-man midfield, which also includes Christopher Nkunku and Lassana Diarra.
The likes of The likes of Edinson Cavani, Neymar, Angel Di María, Kylian Mbappe and regular captain Thiago Silva are not involved after featuring for their respective countries at the just concluded FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Meanwhile, Bayern Munich has named a solid team for this International Champions Cup, with experienced players Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery, who will captain the squad, both involved from the start.
Renato Sanches, Javi Martínez, Rafinha and Juan Bernat are all among the starters today, while Sandro Wagner will lead the attack.
The German champions also have the quality to come off the bench with the likes of Serge Gnabry, David Alaba and Kingsley Coman set to feature in the second half.
Bayern Munich Team – S. Ulreich 13 Rafinha 14 Juan Bernat 38 J. Stanisic 10 A. Robben 7 F. Ribéry 8 Javi Martínez 35 Renato Sanches 28 P. Will 2 S. Wagner 20 O. Meier
Paris Saint-Germain Team – G. Buffon 32 K. Rimane 36 C. Dagba 19 L. Diarra 25 A. Rabiot 24 C. Nkunku 34 S. Nsoki 29 A. Bernede 21 T. Weah 28 L. Mbe Soh 37 V. Postolachi