“Bavaria” in the Champions League simply irresistible. She won all seven games this season with a goal difference of 27-5. Ten of these 27 goals were scored, what is interesting in London. In the group stage, Robert Lewandowski and company crushed “Tottenham” (7:2), and now inflicted Chelsea’s biggest home defeat in European competition in history.
Barcelona played a draw away against Napoli
Characters in the Bayern several. But there are still two: Lewandowski and Serge Gnabry. Gnabry, a few years ago, not held in the “West Bromwich”, has scored six goals in the Champions League. All of these goals occurred in the London games. Midfielder of the German national team scored a poker in a duel with Tottenham and scored twice in the confrontation with Chelsea.
Glad to see he scored so many in London now, not five years ago, when he played for Arsenal. If that were the case, he probably wouldn’t be playing now for Bayern! – joked after the match with “Chelsea” midfielder of the Munich club Thomas Muller.
a Confident victory of “Bavaria” in London has impressed several renowned experts and bookmakers. Leading company in the world now think it is Bayern’s main favourites of League of Champions: bet on their triumph will be accepted from calculation 1 to 5.
One of the main creators of recent success, Bayern is the team coach Hans-Dieter flick. After the dismissal of Niko Kovac in the beginning of November the club made a bid for the 55-year-old German coach. The contract will run until the end of the season. But now in German media they say that the Flick will sign a new agreement. Indirectly, this is hinted by the Chairman of the Board of “Bavaria” Karl-Heinz Rummenigge.
– Our coach just turned 55 years old. This is a good age. On this occasion we will present the Flick of a pen. Why pen? Sometimes she needed to something to sign, ‘ said Rummenigge.
Bayern inflicted Chelsea’s biggest home defeat of all-time UEFA
the flick for all the talk about the future not paying attention. According to the coach, the most important thing for him is to win the Bundesliga and advance in the Champions League.
– Against Chelsea, the whole team played extremely disciplined. I would like to note Muller. He gave the right pass through the defense and giving the opponent a big problem. Happy that Lewandowski scored. In his ability to score no doubt. As for our ambitions, we go to the larger goals in small steps. Now Bayern needs to reach the quarterfinals, but we’ll see, ‘ said flick in an interview to the official UEFA website.
If the pair “Bavaria” – “Chelsea” with the final result, increasingly less clear, in opposition to the “Barcelona” and “Napoli” nothing is a foregone conclusion. In Italy, the team played a draw 1:1. But Lionel Messi and company showed, to put it mildly, not the most brilliant football.
Lyon – Juventus – online live match of 1/8 finals of the Champions League
it’s no Joke for the whole game, Barcelona with Messi and Antoine Grismannen in the composition applied to the gate Napoli only one shot on target. And it was a goal: in the 57th minute scored by Griezmann.
Barcelona almost did not cause us any problems. To go there and compete for an exit in a quarterfinal is our duty. If properly protected, can neutralize their strengths. However, there is still the factor of Messi, who can play a crucial role. But we can go Catalans, – said head coach of “Napoli” Gennaro Gattuso.
a Colleague Gattuso kike of Setian praised his team for their patience. “This is a good result, given that the return match will take place on our field. In the first half, the Italians were defending with ten men. We really didn’t create chances, but I knew it only a matter of time. Guys suffered and scored. I am glad,” said Setian.
I will Add that the day before passed two meetings of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League in Madrid “real” took Manchester city, and Juventus went on a visit to Lyon. The results of these matches became known after the signing rooms “RG” in print.