UEFA Champions League 2016
Atletico Madrid vs. Bayern Munich
Match Venue: Vicente Calderon
Match Date: 27 April 2016
Diego Godin is set to miss the campaign against Bayern, with that a tight defense is expected from Atletico Madrid to stop their rivals from stealing the first round in semis.
Atleti’s performance is at its finest as this is their fourth appearance in the said tournament. Bayern manager Pep Guardiola stated it in an interview, he considered the Spanish team as a formidable competitor, and that their performance can be the same as what Barcelona and Real Madrid have right now. The determination and heart on the game is the reason why this squad is dangerous.
Diego Simeone considered this rally as their revenge after being denied by the German team in European Cup Finals back in 1974. One thing is sure about this match, it will intense and tough. Simeone will do random changes during the games that you should watch for – he ensures that every player will get to showcase their full potential.
Atletico gets to wipe away Barcelona just to be on their current position – it can happen it will be a matter of how his soldier will play the clash.
This will be the last season of Pep Guardiola, and as much as possible the German giant boss wants to ensure that this year title will be in favor of them. The three successful season of Bayern is due to the good management of the Spanish coach. With that legacy has been made, and now that he is about to make an exit and transfer to Manchester City speculation runs as to whether what will happen to Bayern on the upcoming years.
Looking forward to take an advantage as they travel to Vicente Calderon, Guardiola is still thinking as to whether he will be allow to play or not – Jemore Boateng who had a groin injury last January. Boateng was out in the competition for three months but his performance and experience in the competition can never be set aside.
The Reds is excited about this match is physically ready for this face-off.
The probability of draw result might occur, yet there might be a chance that Bayern will get to outcast Atletico in terms of creating goal chances. A tactical defense will be shown by the Spanish squad, while rotation is what the Reds will use to conceal a goal.
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