Epic Barcelona - Bayern Munich
No doubt, the focal point of the Champions League quarter-finals this season will be a great battle in Barcelona and Bayern Munich dreaming.
At the eighth round, the "miracle" of Messi, Barcelona won 4-2 against Napoli. Meanwhile, Bayern Munich still do much better by beating Chelsea 7-1 aggregate after the two legs.
Lewandowski measured at Messi
8 teams enrolled in the quarterfinals this season, Bayern Munich and Barcelona as well as two representatives each to win the championship, and the experience is something superior to the remaining candidates. However, only 1 team won the right to go forward in the pair made many fans regret. Because it also means Messi or Lewandowski will have to stop the game.
After scored twice against Chelsea, "the destroyer" Lewandowski is a total of 53 goals in all competitions in just 44 matches this season. Particularly in the Champions League this season, Lewandowski is leading the list with 13 goals scorer.
But in stark contrast, counterpoint named Messi also played superbly and become the "soul" of the Origin team Catalunya. Accordingly, a net tore Napoli help Messi set a record becoming the shot many competitors in the history of the Champions League (35 teams).
In terms of motivation, Barcelona is the team's desire to win over Bayern intense after just one season at the hands of white domestic arena. But they did not get the team well and good tactics by Bayern, jubilant team played in the second leg of the season under the guidance of coach Hansi Flick.
PSG, Manchester City, Atletico Madrid in the semi-final door light
No one is allowed to tax the dream, this is true for any team no top European times as PSG, Manchester City or 2 times each team reach the final as Atletico Madrid in recent years.
But then legged 1/8, teachers Pep Guardiola who is still impressed than with convincing victory over Real Madrid after the two legs. Expected "dark horse" Lyon hardly could stop the excruciating longing to Manchester City in the coming war.
Atletico Madrid with PSG are determined highest defeats to rivals are rated weaker than including Leipzig and Atalanta. Due rated bracket easier, Atletico and PSG understood that victory would help them get closer to the dream in the final.
Meanwhile, although Man City can beat Lyon but will face a challenging mountain named Bayern or Barcelona in the semifinals.
Predicting the winner of the quarter-finals: Atletico Madrid, PSG, Manchester City, Bayern Munich.