Champions League

Friday 11 April 2014

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The former Rojiblancos player acknowledged the challenge posed by Jose Mourinho's men, but says that the Liga leaders can emulate their 2012 Super Cup win over the English side

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The Real Madrid boss is a fan of his Bayern counterpart but insists the holders will not find it easy in the Champions League semi-finals

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The Bavarians' captain is eagerly awaiting their clash with Los Blancos, while Franck Ribery and Manuel Neuer are anticipating two dramatic encounters

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The former Germany international believes the last-four tie will be "very special" for Pep Guardiola and says all four remaining sides are equally matched

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The former Blancos striker is eager to see his old club reach the final after four consecutive semi-final appearanes but admits they face a stern task against the holders

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The former Blaugrana coach will face the Blancos once more in the Champions League semi-final, with Madrid fans hoping their club can finally get the better of the Bayern boss

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Atletico Madrid's president had said his side could not afford the fee required in order for the Belgian to play against his parent club but Uefa says any clause is "unenforceable"

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The reigning European champions have been paired with Carlo Ancelotti's side, as Jose Mourinho's men meet the conquerors of Barcelona from the last round

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The striker says his side will continue to battle for a place in the Lisbon showpiece and feels their semi-final win over Barcelona was their best performance this season

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Diego Simeone's side defeated Barcelona to reach the last four of the Champions League and their captain believes the Rojiblancos are continuing to grow in stature

Thursday 10 April 2014

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The centre-back underlined the importance of the club testing themselves against the strongest teams, and has set his sights on a return to the competition as soon as possible

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The former goalkeeper believes ending the club's nine-year trophy drought should take priority over a top four finish

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The former Red Devils goalkeeper believes David Moyes must splash the cash this summer or face the prospect of missing out on Champions League football beyond next season

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The midfielder accepted his side only had only themselves to blame for crashing out of the Champions League after failing to take their chances

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The Bavarians have been the outstanding team in Europe over the past 18 months but lost the 2010 final to Inter - a game the defender didn't expect his side to play in

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The 29-year-old has suffered an injury to his left hamstring, meaning he's set to miss the showpiece and possibly the first leg of his side's Champions League semi-final

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The former France international believes that the Argentine spent the entire Champions League quarter-final second leg "walking around the pitch"