The Catalan boss saw his men turn in a sublime first-half display to overwhelm their Portuguese opponents and end a difficult period with his treble dreams intact.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Die Roten score five first-half goals en route to booking their place in the semifinals, matching the Dragoes' heaviest defeat in UEFA competition.
An utterly dominant Bayern Munich blew Porto away in the first half to seal a 6-1 win and a place in the UEFA Champions League semifinals.
Kevin De Bruyne and Andre Schurrle have been ruled out of Wolfsburg's UEFA Europa League trip to Napoli on Thursday due to injury.
Napoli holds a 4-1 lead over Wolfsburg as it prepares for the Bundesliga side's visit in the UEFA Europa League quarterfinal second leg.
The coach is experiencing a club in crisis and must use all of his experience to ensure the German giant doesn't suffer from a very familiar pitfall, says Paul Macdonald
When we spoke to Rabah Madjer, his majestically mustachioed former boss Artur Jorge was mentioned. So, just for fun, Goal runs down some of the top staches in football...
With Bayern, PSG and Real Madrid among those forced to cope with significant injury problems, Goal looks at the second-string XIs each quarterfinalist can call upon
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Thomas Muller warned his Bayern Munich teammates that all-out attack will be "suicide" against Porto on Tuesday.
Monday, April 20, 2015
Following Tayfun Korkut's dismissal, Bundesliga strugglers Hannover have appointed Michael Frontzeck as their new coach.
Nicklas Bendtner did not feature in Wolfsburg's 1-1 draw with Schalke having been late for training on Friday.
Bastian Schweinsteiger looks set to be fit for Bayern Munich's clash with Porto, although Franck Ribery will not be available.
Real Madrid suffered a double blow with Luka Modric and Gareth Bale both picking up injuries Saturday, while Bayern's injury crisis continues.
Manuel Neuer has rallied his Bayern Munich teammates ahead of Tuesday's do-or-die UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg with Porto
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Goal took in the action at the Volkswagen Arena, where the home side needed a late De Bruyne curler to rescue a point from a match that the club dominated.
Roberto Di Matteo's men looked set to secure a snatch-and-grab win at the Volkswagen Arena thanks to their young German midfielder, but the Belgian winger leveled the tie late on.
BVB has confirmed Thomas Tuchel will replace Jurgen Klopp as head coach from the start of next season.
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Borussia Dortmund fans gave their departing coach a grand reception Saturday, but he is trying not to embrace such emotions yet.
Pep Guardiola claims Bayern Munich are already focusing on their Champions League quarterfinal with Porto after a 2-0 win over Hoffenheim.