Bayern v Paris: Team of the Year hopefuls compared

We take a look at the eight UEFA.com Fans' Team of the Year 2017 nominees that play for Bayern and Paris ahead of the teams' meeting in Munich on Tuesday.

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Kimmich or Alves? Cavani or Lewandowski? Bayern or Paris? Drawing on the UEFA.com Fans' Team of the Year 2017 stats trove, we take a look at the two clubs' nominees ahead of their matchday six encounter.

PICK YOUR TEAM OF THE YEAR

BAYERN

Does Manuel Neuer make your team?
Does Manuel Neuer make your team?

Manuel Neuer
▪ 2016/17 Bundesliga winner
▪ Ten clean sheets and only six goals conceded in 15 domestic appearances
▪ Goalkeeper in Official Bundesliga Team of the Season

Joshua Kimmich
▪ Won 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup
▪ 2016/17 Bundesliga winner
▪ Seventeen assists and seven goals for club and country

Robert Lewandowski
▪ Sixteen goals in FIFA World Cup qualifying – all-time UEFA men's record
▪ 2016/17 Bundesliga winner
▪ Fifty-one goals in 50 games for club and country

PARIS

Is there room for Alves in your side?
Is there room for Alves in your side?

Dani Alves
▪ Won Serie A and Coppa Italia with Juventus
▪ UEFA Champions League runner-up
▪ Seven goals and ten assists for club and country

Thomas Meunier
▪ Won Coupe de France, Coupe de la Ligue and Trophée des Champions
▪ Four goals and six assists in four appearances for Belgium
▪ Seven goals and 12 assists for club and country

Edinson Cavani
▪ Ligue 1 Player of the Year and top scorer in 2016/17 (35 goals in 36 games)
▪ Won Coupe de France, Coupe de la Ligue and Trophée des Champion
▪ Fifty goals in 55 appearances for club and country

Does Mbappé warrant inclusion?
Does Mbappé warrant inclusion?

Kylian Mbappé
▪ Won Ligue 1 with Monaco
▪ Part of UEFA Champions League Squad of the Season
▪ UNFP Ligue 1 Young Player of the Year

Neymar
▪ Thirty-one goals and 20 assists for club and country
▪ Won Copa del Rey with Barcelona
▪ Six goals and four assists in first five UEFA Champions League games for Paris

NB All stats relate to calendar year 2017.

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