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.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
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.
Sami Hyypia's men book their place in the knockout stages of this season's UEFA Champions League as the squeeze past La Real courtesy of Toprak's second-half strike.
The Bavarians winger confessed his side relaxed too much in their 3-2 defeat to Manchester City while captain Philipp Lahm admitted they were lucky to top the group
With Shakhtar losing against Manchester United in the other Group A match, Sami Hyypia's men progressed to the next round with a slender win.
The reigning champions had raced into a two-goal lead through Thomas Muller and Mario Gotze, but strikes from David Silva, Aleksandar Kolarov and Milner secured a stunning win
The Blues boss believes Bayern Munich along with Real Madrid and Barcelona are the outstanding favorites to triumph in Europe's elite club competition this season.
The Argentine center back is looking to get one over his former club after a humbling loss at home to the Bavarians back in October.
The 30-year-old has scooped the prestigious individual award for the third time in his career and only needs two more to equal France legend Thierry Henry's record haul.