The Yellow Submarine scored a famous win at Juventus in the Round of 16 to earn this visit from the 2020 European champions, who are once again on their way to Bundesliga title glory.
RB Salzburg provided something of a nervous contest in the previous round for Bayern, until Robert Lewandowski kicked into high gear to deliver a stunning 7-1 victory in Bavaria.
Before the match, Munich crushed Freiburg while Villarreal suffered back-to-back La Liga road defeats to raise question marks over Unai Emery’s management of the team.
Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the game…
Date, kick-off time and venue
Villarreal vs Bayern Munich is scheduled to kick off at 8pm BST on Wednesday 6 April 2022.
The Estadio de la Ceramica in Villarreal will host the match.
Where to watch Villarreal vs Bayern Munich
TV channel: UK viewers can watch the match live on BT Sport 3, with coverage starting at 7.15pm.
Direct: BT Sport subscribers can log in via the website or app.
Villarreal vs Bayern Munich news
The hosts are sweating over Samuel Chukwueze after the winger missed the weekend’s loss on the coast at Levante, a game for which Unai Emery put out a strong squad.
For Bayern, Alphonso Davies and Joshua Kimmich are both unavailable and they were joined in the treatment room ahead of the draw by Corentin Tolisso – due to a torn muscle.
Villarreal vs Bayern Munich prediction
It’s been a tough time domestically for the Spaniards, who can undoubtedly step up their game for a big occasion but find themselves up against one of the most ruthless scoring machines in Europe.
Winner of Bayern Munich, 2-0.
Head-to-head history and results (h2h)
Bayern won both of their group stage meetings in 2010/11.
Villarreal win: 0
Bayern Munich win: 2