The goalkeeper says that Pep Guardiola's men took their game at the SGL Arena "seriously" but concedes that avoiding injuries was of greater concern.
Sunday, April 6, 2014
Saturday, April 5, 2014
The Bavarians' 53-match unbeaten run in the Bundesliga was ended by Augsburg but their coach is keen to move on quickly.
Goals from Marco Reus and Robert Lewandowski secured the win for Jurgen Klopp's men as they moved three points ahead of Schalke in second place
Sascha Molders' first-half goal proved to be the difference as the hosts ended die Roten's dream of an undefeated Bundesliga season and extended their winless run to three
The forward turned home Daniel Baier's pass in the 31st minute to consign Pep Guardiola to his first defeat in the German top flight and extend their winless run to three
The former Liverpool defender has paid the price after a dreadful run of just three wins in 14 Bundesliga games for the Champions League hopeful.
Friday, April 4, 2014
The 31-year-old has racked up seven goals and seven assists this season and the Dutch icon says his compatriot does not deserve to be playing for a side battling relegation
The Bundesliga club's director of sport says that the Germany international will not stay — even if a proposed move to Camp Nou collapses.
The Brazilian defender has acknowledged the German champion has not been at its best ever since wrapping up the league title.
Jurgen Klopp's side will be hoping to bounce back from its defeat to Real Madrid in midweek and avenge its loss at the Volkswagen Arena earlier this season.
Pep Guardiola is expected to rest a number of key players with one eye on next week's Champions League quarterfinal second-leg against Manchester United.
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Journalists from The Sun and The Daily Mirror have been denied accreditation for the second-leg clash with Manchester United following headlines mocking the player.
The Manchester United star insists that he was trying to avoid a possible injury under minimal contact from a challenge by the Bayern Munich man, who was dismissed and suspended
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Goal took in the action at the Bernabeu, where the hosts never relinquished control and virtually killed the tie off with three first leg goals
The Blaugrana have been banned from signing any players for the next two transfer windows, so Gerd vom Bruch cannot see how his client can complete his move to Camp Nou
The Blancos attacker had to leave training because of an illness and will sit out the Santiago Bernabeu showdown with BVB.
The Catalan coach felt disrespected that a Guardian reporter looked away after asking him a question during his post-match press conference at Old Trafford.
The Germany international has already agreed to move to Camp Nou at the end of the season but that deal is now in doubt because the Blaugrana have been hit with a transfer ban.
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.
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.