The BVB supremo has stressed that there's no problem between last year's Champions League finalists and added that FCB never saved his side from bankruptcy.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
The 46-year-old feels the Ecuadorian should have received the same treatment as Bastian Schweinsteiger and insists Tuesday's match was always going to be tough.
The Dortmund star is set to face his old club on Wednesday and looks to be getting back to his best after a couple of difficult years
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
The second-choice left back, who performed admirably in his duel with Arjen Robben, was delighted to be picked for the crunch clash and is confident his side can progress
The Champions League quarterfinals got off to a tight start with two 1-1 draws, as Manchester United held Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid nullified Barcelona.
The Bayern Munich boss hailed David Moyes' men after a 1-1 draw in the first leg of their Champions League quarterfinal.
The Bavarians were held at Old Trafford but the winger says the Red Devils were never going to be easy pickings, despite their poor form in the Premier League.
The Bavarians played out a dour 1-1 draw at Old Trafford in a match characterized by the away side's reluctance to mix up its play with crosses and direct passes
The center back, who gave his side the lead at Old Trafford in Tuesday's first-leg clash, believes the Red Devils are capable of getting a result at the Allianz Arena
The midfielder bagged a second-half away goal to hand the initiative to the German side, despite Nemanja Vidic's brilliant header
Nemanja Vidic opened the scoring with a fine header for the hosts before Bastian Schweinsteiger leveled the tie with a stunning half volley in the area.
Interact with the former Real Madrid striker as he tweets before, during and after the club's Champions League quarterfinal first-leg clash with Borussia Dortmund.
The former Red Devils captain says the club should be "hopeful rather than confident" as they prepare to take on Pep Guardiola's all-conquering Bundesliga champions
The reigning Premier League champion is sitting in seventh place in England's top flight, while the Bavarians have already won the Bundesliga in record time.
The defender is confident the Bundesliga champions can repeat their treble success from last season and believes Atletico Madrid can triumph over Gerardo Martino's men
The Bayern Munich boss has joked the Scot may have offered him the chance to take over at Old Trafford but says is not sure because he could not fully understand his accent.
Monday, March 31, 2014
The German club's chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has reiterated that the midfielder, whose contract expires in 2015, will not be allowed to leave at the end of the season
The BVB captain believes Los Blancos are one of the favorites to win the tournament this season but stressed his side are in great condition ahead of the first leg.
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Bayern, which has already won the Bundesliga, rested several key players ahead of the first leg at Old Trafford, while the hosts will be without Robin van Persie.