Charlton tips Bayern to win Champions League
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Sir Bobby Charlton has tipped Bayern Munich to win this season's UEFA Champions League.

"If I had to say one team, I would pick Bayern Munich to win the Champions League," the 75-year-old told Sport 1 ahead of Bayern's last 16, second leg with Arsenal in Munich on Wednesday.

Borussia Dortmund is a unique football club with unbelievable fans. They belong among the favourites.
Sir Bobby Charlton

The former Manchester United star, who propelled England to 1966 FIFA World Cup™ glory, said Bayern's Bundesliga rivals Borussia Dortmund are also contenders to reach the Champions League final at Wembley on 25 May.

"Borussia Dortmund is a unique football club with unbelievable fans," said Charlton. "They belong among the favourites."

Bayern, who lead Arsenal 3-1 from last month's first leg at the Emirates, lost last season's Champions League final at home to Chelsea on penalties, and are bidding to reach the decider for the third time in four seasons.

Dortmund, who won the German double in 2011/12, are already into Friday's quarter-finals draw after they beat Shakhtar Donetsk 5-2 on aggregate in the Round of 16.