2019/2020 champions league final which was originally Scheduled to be played in Istanbul’s Ataturk Stadium on 30 May was eventually played 85 days later in a virtually deserted stadium of light in Lisbon due to the rescheduling forced on UEFA by the global corona-virus pandemic.
The new knock-out format placed on champions league due to corona pandemic which involve one-off games from a quarter- final stage in a single city saw Bayern Munich who produced the performance of the tournament and with a deserve victory in the champions league final against PSG crowned the kings of Europe for the sixth time leaving Paris St-German (PSG) still with an empty space in their trophy cabinet as they are still in -search of their first ever Champions league trophy to add to their trophy cabinet.
It was indeed a champions league campaign like no other, but no one can seriously question Bayern Munich who produced the display of the tournament as thrashing of Barcelona 8-2 in the quarter finals and as well as demolishing Tottenham 7-2 on their own ground in the group stage made them worthy winners.
Bayern Munich only needed Kingsley Coman’s header in the final to secure their sixth champions league trophy. lewandowski should have opened the score line for Bayern Munich just 22 minutes into the game when he received the ball in the opponent’s penalty area, but instead his shot hit the post.
kingsley Coman later ensured that Bayern made no more mistake as he headed in a sumptuous cross from Joshua Kimmich in the 60th miniute to give Bayern Munich a land mark goal and the only goal of the match that won Bayern Munich the champions league.
Bayern Munich won 1-0. PSG had their chances to score, but Neymar and Kylian Mbappe could not break the deadlock.