Neymar struck twice as Barcelona reached the Champions League final on Tuesday, beating Bayern Munich 5-3 on aggregate in their semi-final despite losing 3-2 on the night to the Germans at the Allianz Arena.
Pep Guardiola believes Bayern Munich`s star-studded squad has the quality to overturn a three-goal deficit to shock Barcelona in Tuesday`s Champions League semi-final, second-leg despite their four-match losing streak.
Ahead of the high-octane UEFA Champions League semi-final clash between Barcelona and Bayern Munich, Franz Beckenbauer fired first salvo saying “god-like Messi” will need to perform if the Catalans are to progress in the final.
It will not certainly be his claim to fame, but Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola have had his moment of wardrobe malfunction. During Bayern's 6-1 thrashing of Porto in the return leg of their UEFA Champions League semi-final, the Spaniard was seen patrolling the touchline with a ripped trouser at Allianz Arena.
Borussia Moenchengladbach`s Lucien Favre plans to attack the weaknesses in the `near perfect` defence of Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich for Sunday`s clash at the Bavarians` seemingly impregnable Allianz Arena fortress.