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Real Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich – PLAYER RATINGS

Filed in Bundesliga, Champions League, Featured, Liga BBVA by on April 24, 2014 0 Comments
Real Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich – PLAYER RATINGS

PLAYER RATINGS REAL MADRID: Casillas 7, Pepe 7, Ramos 7, Coentrao 7, Alonso 7, Carvajal 7, Modric 7, Di María 6, Isco 6, Ronaldo 6, Benzema 7. Subs: Varane 6, Bale 7, Illarramendi 6. BAYERN MUNICH: Neuer 6, Dante 6, Rafinha 6, Boateng 6, Lahm 7, Alaba 7, Schweinsteiger 7, Kroos 7, Ribery 6, Robben […]

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Real Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich – KEY STATS

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Real Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich – KEY STATS

KEY STATS. Real Madrid and Bayern Munich have met each other 15 times in the Champions League, equalling the record for most frequent encounter in the competition (Shared with Barcelona versus AC Milan). Bayern Munich have lost for the first time in 10 knockout matches in the Champions League. Ancelotti has never lost against Bayern […]

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Carlo Ancelotti Hails Cristiano Ronaldo’s Sacrifices In Real Madrid Win

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Carlo Ancelotti Hails Cristiano Ronaldo’s Sacrifices In Real Madrid Win

Reports have emerged claiming that Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti was delighted with the sacrifices Cristiano Ronaldo made in Wednesday night’s Champions League win over Bayern Munich. French international striker Karim Benzema netted a 19th-minute goal at the Santiago Bernabeu to give the Spanish giants a slight advantage heading into next week’s semi-final second leg […]

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Real Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich – MATCH REPORT

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Real Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich – MATCH REPORT

Karim Benzema struck a priceless winner as Real Madrid edged Bayern Munich 1-0 in an intriguing Champions League semi-final first leg at the Bernabeu. The France international finished off a lightning counter attack on 19 minutes when he coolly converted Fabio Coentrao’s low cross from the left. Bayern dominated possession from kick-off but struggled to […]

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Champions League : Real Madrid v Bayern Munich – TEAM NEWS

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Champions League : Real Madrid v Bayern Munich – TEAM NEWS

TEAM NEWS Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti insists he will not risk playing Cristiano Ronaldo against Bayern Munich in their first-leg of their Champions League semi-final tie if the forward has not fully recovered from injury. The prolific Portuguese has not played any competitive football since Madrid’s 3-0 quarter-final first-leg win over Borussia Dortmund on […]

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Champions League : Real Madrid v Bayern Munich – MATCH FACTS

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Champions League : Real Madrid v Bayern Munich – MATCH FACTS

MATCH FACTS Real Madrid and Bayern Munich have won 14 European Cup/Champions League titles between the two of them (9 and 5 respectively). Real Madrid and Bayern Munich have met each other 14 times in the Champions League. The first-leg game will equal the record for most frequent encounter in the competition (15 between Barcelona […]

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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea – PLAYER RATINGS

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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea – PLAYER RATINGS

PLAYER RATINGS Atletico Madrid: Courtois 6, Godín 6, Luís 6, Juanfran 6, Miranda 6, Suárez 6, Koke 6, García 7, Gabi 6, Diego 7, Diego Costa 6. Subs: Arda Turan 6, Villa 6, Sosa 6. Chelsea: Cech 6, Azpilicueta 7, Cahill 7, Terry 7, Cole 7, David Luiz 6, Mikel 6, Lampard 6, Ramires 7, […]

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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea – MATCH REPORT

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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea – MATCH REPORT

The first leg of Chelsea’s Champions League semi-final with Atletico Madrid set up an intriguing decider after a tense 0-0 draw. In a match of few chances, Chelsea had an unexpected setback when Petr Cech fell awkwardly under the challenge of Raul Garcia. Having dislocated his shoulder, he was substituted for Mark Schwarzer, who impressed […]

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Champions League : Atletico Madrid v Chelsea – TEAM NEWS

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Champions League : Atletico Madrid v Chelsea – TEAM NEWS

TEAM NEWS Atletico Madrid playmaker Arda Turan has been declared fit to face Chelsea. The Turkey international has not featured since picking up a groin injury in the quarter-final, first leg against Barcelona on April 1. Otherwise Diego Simeone has his full squad available after UEFA said on-loan Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois could not be […]

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Champions League : Atletico Madrid v Chelsea – MATCH FACTS

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Champions League : Atletico Madrid v Chelsea – MATCH FACTS

MATCH FACTS Chelsea are unbeaten in their last 15 clashes with Spanish sides in the Champions League (W6 D9), their last defeat coming against Barcelona at Stamford Bridge in February 2006. Their last four trips to Spain in the competition have all ended in draws. Atletico Madrid and Chelsea have met three times previously, twice […]

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Eden Hazard Expected To Be Fit For Atletico Madrid Clash

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Eden Hazard Expected To Be Fit For Atletico Madrid Clash

Reports are out claiming that Eden Hazard is expected to be fit for Chelsea’s clash at Champions League opponents Atletico Madrid tonight. The Belgium international winger has not played since limping off in the Blues’ quarter-final second leg win over PSG and did not take part in the club’s open training session. However Jose Mourinho […]

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Diego Insists Atletico Madrid Will Be Focused For Chelsea Clash

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Diego Insists Atletico Madrid Will Be Focused For Chelsea Clash

Atletico Madrid midfielder Diego has declared that they must not underestimate Champions League opponents Chelsea. Chelsea go into the Champions League semifinal first-leg on the back of a home defeat to Sunderland. The Brazilian international said : “They are a very compact, focused team. They have a vastly experienced squad and coach who know what […]

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Diego Simeone Warns Chelsea : The Tiger Will Be Ready!

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Diego Simeone Warns Chelsea : The Tiger Will Be Ready!

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has revealed that Diego Costa will be fit for their Champions League semi against Chelsea. The Brazilian born Spanish international was carried off on a stretcher after scoring Atleti’s second in their win over Getafe. Diego Costa was at full stretch to turn home a cross and collided awkwardly with […]

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Ramires Welcomes Champions League Draw Against Atletico Madrid

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Ramires Welcomes Champions League Draw Against Atletico Madrid

It has been reported that Chelsea midfielder Ramires has welcomed their Champions League semifinal draw against Atletico Madrid. The Brazilian international midfielder believes there is little to choose between the teams ahead of the semifinals and acknowledged both will enter the final four buoyed by their recent success. “This is the time when everyone respects […]

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Bayern Munich 3-1 Manchester United – PLAYER RATINGS

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Bayern Munich 3-1 Manchester United – PLAYER RATINGS

Bayern Munich dashed Manchester United’s hopes of progressing to the semi-finals of the Champions League after a thrilling tie in Munich which ended 3-1 to the hosts. PLAYER RATINGS Bayern Munich: Neuer 6, Dante 6, Ribery 7, Mandzukic 7, Robben 8, Boateng 6, Gotze 6, Lahm 6, Mueller 7, Alaba 6, Kroos 6. Subs: Rafinha […]

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