Champions League

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

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The hosts went ahead in the first half through Andre Schurrle and hit the woodwork repeatedly after the break, with the Blues finally rewarded for their efforts with a late winner

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Reus netted twice before the break after Weidenfeller saved a Di Maria penalty but the German side couldn't find a third goal to go beyond Carlo Ancelotti's side

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The Spaniard has praised the capital club and believes they are one of the world’s best, however he is backing his team to eliminate them from the Champions League on Wednesday

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The midfielder has highlighted the importance of the Argentina international, while he has also called on his team-mates to stay tight and counterattack against Barca on Wednesday

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The Catalans have failed to score first in the clubs' three previous meetings this season, which all ended in draws, and the coach is keen to change that trend

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The Portuguese is left out due to injury, with Angel Di Maria starting in his place, as the Blancos look to reach the Champions League last four

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The Manchester United striker has been injured since the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final, with the manager revealing a pain-killing injection is a possibility

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The former Inter winger has reflected on Italian clubs’ recent European struggles and he believes the failure is a result of a difference in footballing culture on the continent

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The Rojiblancos captain believes his side can beat the Catalans in the Champions League quarter-final as they are in the prime of their lives

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The defender made his comeback in an Under-21 match on Monday following over two months out, but does not expect to be able to face Bayern Munich

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The German has called on his team-mates to put in a spirited performance on Wednesday in the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final

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The Catalans attacker is confident his team can advance to the last four in Europe, but he isn’t expecting an easy ride against the capital club

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The midfielder is eagerly anticipating this week's encounter at the Vicente Calderon and is confident that the Rojiblancos can finish the job after earning a 1-1 draw at Camp Nou

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Laurent Blanc's men travel to London for the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final and the Frenchman says there is "a lot of agitation" at the Blues' ground

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The captain says that the Bavarians will not change their possession-orientated approach, pointing out that the Red Devils only had once change at Old Trafford last week

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The full-back has revealed that Los Blancos are bracing themselves for a BVB onslaught, with Jurgen Klopp's men needing to overturn a three-goal first-leg deficit

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The England striker took part in training after seemingly overcoming the toe injury that had threatened to rule him out of the fixture at the Allianz Arena

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The Bayern trainer thinks David Moyes will opt for a defensive approach once more and believes it will be a close encounter

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The Argentine has failed to score in his last five appearances against Diego Simeone's side and is now primed for a wide role at the Vicente Calderon on Wednesday