Bayern Munich vs. Manchester United Champions League best bet: Back Harry Kane to score
Kane has four goals for Bayern Munich this year. Photo by Martin Meissner/AP.

Bayern Munich and Manchester United square off in the Champions League on Wednesday and we're backing Harry Kane to find the net.

The pregame narrative: Man United and Erik ten Hag were heavily invested in signing Kane during the summer transfer window. But Tottenham ultimately sold the striker to Bayern Munich and we think the English superstar will deliver against the Red Devils.

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Bayern Munich vs. Manchester United best bet overview

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Kane to score-124Add to betslip

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Bayern Munich vs. Manchester United best bet

Best Bet: Kane to score (-124)

Bayern are and have been the class of the Bundesliga for some time.

The club has won 11 straight titles and did so last year without Kane on board. But Champions League trophies are an ambition for Bayern and ever since losing Robert Lewandowski to Barcelona, it's clear they've needed a world-class striker to compete with Europe's best teams.

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Arsenal, Bayern Munich & Real Madrid all to win+190 (was +172)Add to betslip
Bayern Munich to win & Harry Kane to score first+335 (was +325)Add to betslip
Bayern Munich to win & both teams to score+825 (was +750)Add to betslip

That's exactly what Kane is. The former Tottenham man is second all-time in Premier League scoring (213) and has 21 goals in 32 Champions League appearances. He's already netted four goals in four Bundesliga matches for Bayern.

Champions League betting marketsBetting odds
Bayern Munich to win-215
Manchester United to win+525
Over 3.5 goals+115
Under 3.5 goals-141
Bayern Munich to win or tie-770
Manchester United to win or tie+170
Both teams to score — yes-174
Both teams to score — no+130
Bayern Munich tie no bet-560
Manchester United tie no bet+380

Manchester United could certainly use his scoring but they've got more pressing issues to deal with right now — a horrible defence. The Red Devils have conceded 10 goals (third-most) in five EPL games and have allowed the fifth-most shot attempts (73).

United have allowed 56 shots from open play (fifth-worst) and have the third-worst xG ratio (0.13) as a result, according to The Red Devils' last game played was a 3-1 home loss to Brighton.

ten Hag's side is a mess right now and we expect Kane to take full advantage.

Key stat: Manchester United have allowed six goals in their last two games.

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