Thursday, December 12, 2013
The Borussia Dortmund coach is aware of the attacking potency of the opposition on Saturday and believes his makeshift defense will have to be at its very best.
The UEFA Champions League winners will take on the best MLS has to offer on Aug. 6 at Jeld-Wen Field in Portland.
The 17-year-old - hailed as one of Germany's top prospects - has agreed a January move to the BayArena despite being linked with Bayern Munich and Chelsea.
The former Schalke and Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper feels the reigning German champion must accept that time will soon catch up on the star trio.
After another eventful evening of highs and lows, the number of Champions League contenders was whittled down to 16 and we take a look back at how all of the drama unfolded.
The Gunners flirted with elimination on a nervy night in southern Italy and will now have to face one of Europe's most intimidating clubs in the last 16.
The 29-year-old Peruvian attacker has declared that the Gelsenkirchen side is ready, willing and able to take on any team in Europe.
The Argentine was devastated after the Partenopei became the first team in the history of Europe's premier club cup competition to be eliminated after amassing 12 points.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
The defender admitted he suspected he was offside for the side's controversial second goal, while dedicating the win to under-fire coach Jens Keller
The BVB utility man was overcome by emotion after sealing his side's Champions League progression, with captain Sebastian Kehl celebrating by drinking beer back at the team hotel.
Farfan and Sommer where both in fine form as Die Konigsblauen book their place in the knockout stages of the Champions League at the expense of their Swiss opponents
Goal rates the players on show at Stade Velodrome, as Klopp's men provide late drama to top Group F, and ensure Marseille ends its campaign on zero points.
Jurgen Klopp's side reached the last 16 by their skin of its teeth thanks to a late winner in France.
The Germany international opened the scoring before a controversial second strike allowed the hosts to secure a knockout stage place at the Veltins Arena
The 21-year-old has been in impressive form for the European champions of late and the club's president believes the player has earned more playing time.
The 25-year-old Roten defender has extended his deal with last season's treble-winners, keeping him at Allianz Arena until 2018.
The Germany international believes Pep Guardiola's men were punished for their carelessness and complacency at the Allianz Arena.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
The Champions League holders surrendered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 at the Allianz Arena on Tuesday and their coach believes the result will serve as an important wakeup call.
The Bundesliga side's coach was angry at the physical nature of the Spaniards' play on Tuesday, but sporting director Rudi Voller vowed to celebrate in style.
The Chilean's side finished runner-up in Group D despite beating Champions League holder Bayern Munich 3-2 on Tuesday, but could have sealed top spot with one more goal.