Bayern Munich beat Paris Saint Germain to win sixth Champions League title

Bayern Munich beat Paris Saint Germain to win sixth Champions League title

Frenchman Kingsley Coman scored the only goal of the match to give German champions their sixth European title

Bayern Munich beat Paris Saint Germain by a solitary goal to win the UEFA Champions League on Sunday in Lisbon.

Paris Saint Germain who were playing their first-ever European Cup final conceded a goal in the 59th minute of the game when Bayern’s Paris born winger scored a header to give Bavarian giants the lead in an empty Estadio da Luz conceded that proved to be match-winner for the Bundesliga Champions.

Bayern became the first team in the competition’s history to win the title without losing a game in the tournament by winning all their 11 matches.

Manuel Neuer made two outstanding saves against Neymar and Kylian Mbappe to keep Paris Champions at bay, competitions top scorer Robert Lewandowski came close to scoring in the first half when his shot hit the woodwork.

With this victory, Bayern completed the treble after winning the Bundesliga and DFB Pokal earlier in the season their first treble since 2013.

Paris Saint Germain will have to wait until next season to see if they win their first UEFA Champions League title after losing their first final of the competition.

Bayern join Liverpool in competition’s third-best team after winning their sixth title, only Real Madrid (13) and AC Milan (7) have won more.

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