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Bayern Munich average the second-highest possession statistic in Europe's top leagues with 63.6 percent. That's second only to one side—their opponents, Barcelona, average 69.6.
Clearly, something has to give, and that something will be Bayern's game plan.
They don't monopolise the ball as part of their strategy, they simply end up with it more because they are superior to most. It's not often we've seen another team average more possession in a game than Jupp Heynckes' men, so this should be an interesting factor.
Bayern should be absolutely fine without the ball as they're defensively stable and willing to run, but it will seem odd to see the boys in Roten chasing at home.