The Bundesliga side suffered a pounding at the hands of the Liga giants, while Galatasaray fought back against Chelsea to take a 1-1 draw from their home leg in the last 16.
Thursday, February 27, 2014
The Blancos' 6-1 away win at sorry Schalke was the latest example of the huge chasm between the top few clubs and those who are just happy to be in the knockout stage.
The versatile Bayern Munich attacker has been linked with a transfer to the Spanish champion, but he has stated that no formal bid has been made.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
The hosts were thrashed 6-1 in their Champions League clash on Wednesday and their coach believes it was an important learning curve for his youngsters.
The Italian coach was utterly delighted with his side's ruthless performance in Germany but insists his team must respect its opponent in the second leg.
The Portuguese star was proud of Real Madrid's ruthless performance as it hit Schalke for six in their Champions League last-16 first leg.
The Blancos were unstoppable at the Veltins Arena on Wednesday as they annihilated Schalke in a 6-1 Champions League last-16 first-leg victory
Ronaldo returned from his three-game Liga ban with a splash and linked up superbly with both the Welsh winger and the French forward to set up a memorable victory at Schalke.
The Germany starlet admits he should have done better with his one clear-cut chance earlier in the clash but feels the Spanish giants were too strong on the night
The attacking Blancos trio were on fire at the Veltins Arena and clinically left die Knappen staring down a probable Champions League exit
The veteran BVB skipper joked his side would not be able to afford to pay the Brazilian and is delighted with his team's win over Zenit.
The Germany star has struggled for fitness all season but the Bayern Munich sporting director says his injury problems will be behind him by June.
The midfielder has been linked with a number of different clubs, including the Bundesliga champion, and he admits he would never say never on a switch to the Allianz Arena.
The iconic striker seemed certain to end his playing days at the Santiago Bernabeu, but in 2010 he transferred to Madrid's next opponent in the Champions League.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
The striker hopes to lead BVB to as many trophies as possible before leaving for Bayern Munich in the summer.
The attacker was thrilled with his side's display in Russia, while defender Lukas Piszczek paid tribute to the "world-class" Robert Lewandowski.
The Spain international maintains Ronaldo's suspension was unjust but says he is fired up for Wednesday's Champions League clash with Schalke.
Robert Lewandowski struck twice as die Schwarzgelben bounced back from a disappointing defeat against Hamburg with a fine European triumph in Russia.
After conceding such soft goals, Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp will be thankful for the effectiveness in attack supplied to his side by Lewandowski and the irresistible Reus
Goal was on hand to see an efficient Dortmund performance at Stadion Petrovski, with two goals from Robert Lewandowski helping the away side to an important first leg advantage.