We knew we could trouble Barcelona: Ribery

Updated: Apr 24, 2013, 08:44 AM IST

Barlin: Bayern Munich star Franck Ribery says his side knew they had strikers who could trouble Barcelona, after their shock 4-0 victory over the four-time Champions League winners.

A brace from Thomas Muller and goals from Arjen Robben and Mario Gomez sealed a resounding victory for the German champions as they condemned Barcelona to their heaviest away defeat in Europe.

"To get such a result we knew we had to run a lot as a team," Ribery told Canal + afer the match.

"Apart from that, we knew we had the strikers who could score. We`re very happy.

"There is another game to play, but I think we performed well tonight."

Die Roten travel to Camp Nou on May 1 for the second leg.