Neuer: Great Victory in the semifinals in 2013 Already Not Mean Longer
Munich – Bayern Munich will return to face Barcelona in the semi-finals of the Champions League this season. Although never won a convincing victory over Barca two seasons ago, Manuel Neuer reluctant arrogant.
Champions League semi-final draw this season brings Bayern and Barca. Both teams have so far been met eight times in European competition, with Bayern picking up five wins and just one defeat from the Blaugrana.
The last meeting of the two teams took place in the semi-finals last season 2012/2013. At that time, Bayern are still handled by Jupp Heynckes won a landslide victory in the aggregate over Barca with a score of 7-0. After winning 4-0 at home in the first leg, Bayern took the lead 3-0 at the Camp Nou.
However, the results were assessed Neuer will not have much effect on meeting this season. Bayern’s goalkeeper mainstay mention that both teams have experienced many changes.
“Obviously we will face a complicated task. There are no easy games once you reach the semi-finals,” said Neuer was quoted as saying by the official UEFA website.
“We beat Barcelona with a convincing score over two legs in the semi-finals in 2013, but it does not mean much anymore,” said the German international goalkeeper.
“Many things have changed in the club. We have to show two exceptional performance if they want to reach the final,” he added.
Bayern will first pay a visit to the Camp Nou on May 6 in the first leg. While the second leg will be held at the Allianz Arena on May 12.