30/07/2009 08:24, Report by Nick Coppack in Germany
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Thursday 30 July (all times are local, 1 hour ahead of UK)23:01
– Oh well, I guess it wasn't meant to be. Congratulations to Bayern – it was certainly a popular victory here in the Allianz Arena. Time to leave you, I'm afraid. I've got a plane to catch back to Manchester. Auf Wiedersehen.22:55
– FT: Bayern win 7-6 on penalties.
For the record, this is how the shootout went (G = goal, M = miss):
Giggs (G), Baumjohann (G), Anderson (G), Braafheid (G), Nani (G), Altintop (G), Evra (M)
, Pranjic (M)
, Rooney (G), Sosa (G), Fletcher (G), Ottl (G), Scholes (G), Badstuber (G), Evans (M)
, van Buyten (G)22:41
– 90 mins: Bayern 0-0 United.
We're going to penalties. At least we've got a decent record from the spot in recent years. On the other hand, Germans are notoriously good from 12 yards.22:34
– The change almost worked wonders. In truth, it probably should have: Rooney's just blasted over from about eight yards. He was under a bit of pressure but he'll be disappointed he didn't at least hit the target. Five more minutes of goalless action and we'll see penalties.22:28
– With 12 minutes left, Sir Alex introduces Wayne Rooney
. He's on for Michael Owen, while Anderson replaces Berbatov. Looks like Wazza will play up front on his own for the last 12 minutes.22:20
– The home side have made a flurry of substitutions (five at once!). As for United, Valencia's on for Gibson and Cathcart for Ferdinand. Jonny Evans has just picked up a knock but I think he'll be able to soldier on. We certainly don't need to lose