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Champions League final: Barcelona to pay Liverpool £4.5m after Bayern win trophy

Barcelona will pay Liverpool €5m (£4.5m), after Philippe Coutinho won the Champions League with Bayern Munich on Sunday.

Coutinho came on as a second-half substitute as the German club defeated Paris Saint-Germain 1-0 in Lisbon, Portugal.

The Brazilian who is on loan at Bayern, moved to Barca from Liverpool for a fee around £142m in 2018.

After failing to impress with the LaLiga side, he moved to the Bundesliga team, where he has now helped them win a Treble this season.

Coutinho scored twice against his parent club, Barcelona, during the 8-2 thrashing last Friday.

The deal to sign Coutinho from Liverpool included a number of potential add-on clauses and interestingly, they are player-specific not club-specific.

One of those clauses was that Barca would pay Liverpool €5m if the 26-year-old won the Champions League in either the 2018/2019 or 2019/2020 season, but it does not specify that it had to be while playing for them.

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Neymar In Tears After Losing UEFA Champions League Final To Bayern (Video/Photo)

PSG star forward, Neymar Jr, was left in tears after his club sufferedd a 1-0 Champions League final loss to Bayern Munich in Lisbon on Sunday night, August 23.

At the end of the match, Neymar, 28 had to be consoled in the dugout by PSG sporting director Leonardo as he was seen crying bitterly.

If PSG had won, it would have been Neymar’s first champions league title since leaving Barcelona in 2016.

PSG might not be able to come this close to winning the UCL while the Brazil star is still there, which hurts more.

Watch video below;

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Breaking: Bayern Munich are Champions of Europe

Bayern Munich have won this year’s EUFA Champions League title, with a 1-0 victory over Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) on Sunday.

After a goalless first half, Bayern broke the deadlock on 59th minute from a beautiful header from Kingsley Coman.

Joshua Kimmich produced a beautiful lofted cross into the box, where Coman rose high to head the ball into the bottom right corner and beyond the goalkeeper.

Details later…

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PSG vs Bayern: Predict and win Cash prize and Airtime with GistsBaze

The world awaits the clash of champions at the Estadio da Luz in Lisbon, Portugal, on Sunday. Who will win? Bayern or PSG?

The champion of France Paris Saint-Germain F.C will take on the champion of Germany Bayern Munich in the crunch match to decide who will wear the crown of Europe.

The clash is like a biscuit, it’s hard to tell where it will crack but an attacking and action-packed experience is guaranteed.

For both teams, keeping possession is the best form of defending – so “parking the bus” is not expected.

The match is scheduled for 21:00 CET (8 pm Nigerian Time) on Sunday 23 August 2020.

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Champions League: Bayern Munich crush Lyon, to face PSG in final

Bayern Munich are through to the final of this year’s Champions League.

The Bundesliga side brushed Lyon aside 3-0 in Wednesday’s semi-final clash.

It was Lyon who started the game better, but they failed to convert a host of chances in the first half.

Memphis Depay shot wide after running clear, before Karl Toko Ekambi struck the woodwork from close range.

Moments later, Bayern took the lead through Serge Gnabry’s rising drive. The winger then doubled their advantage before the break.

Robert Lewandowski added gloss on the victory with a bullet header, his 15th goal in the competition this season.

They now play Paris Saint-Germain in Sunday’s final.