Germany

Friday, April 11, 2014

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Max Meyer and Jefferson Farfan struck in the second half to secure a victory for the Gelsenkirchen side and keep their hopes of finishing second alive

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The former Barcelona boss has described Los Blancos as one of the best counterattacking sides in the world but he is looking forward to facing such a familiar foe

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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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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 Bavarians have not picked up a Bundesliga victory since clinching the title last month and will be facing a side desperate to strengthen their grip on second place

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The Colombia international is relishing the prospect of playing under Jurgen Klopp next season after agreeing a four-year deal for a reported €9 million

Thursday, April 10, 2014

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The Bundesliga outfit will re-sign the Turkey international for a reported €7 million transfer fee when his loan deal ends on June 30

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The midfielder suffered a back injury in August and though his condition continues to improve he will not be ready in time for the tournament in Brazil

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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 Manchester United manager believes he had to start his star striker but insisted that he was struggling to strike the ball after having pain-killing injections to play

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The Blues will face Bayern Munich, Real Madrid or Atletico Madrid in the semi-finals but the Germany international believes they can beat any team left in the competition

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The ex-Bayern Munich star was less than impressed with the Red Devils' showing at the Allianz Arena on Wednesday and hailed Thomas Muller for performing like namesake Gerd

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Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich joined Real Madrid and Chelsea in the Champions League semi-finals after sealing victories in Wednesday's second legs