The Champions League quarter-finals are played. Only four teams remain in the competition: Barcelona, Liverpool, Ajax and Tottenham. They are United by the wish late at night on 1. June to get the trophy in the Estadio Metropolitano in Madrid is presented. From the final game, you can disconnect two semi-final games. Semi-final games, which should pretty much provide a lot of entertainment.
the FC Barcelona the Liverpool FC challenge. A Firecracker. And above all: a duel of the artist. On one side, Lionel Messi, on the other Mohamed Salah. They are the faces of your Clubs. Two Clubs, the last time in 2007 a duel. After a 1:2 defeat at home in the first leg and a 1:0 victory in the return game, Barcelona was eliminated in the Champions League quarter-finals. Messi was at the time, as his teammates were Deco or Ronaldinho.
Barça is back in the semi-finals
Barcelona, the previously strong Champions-League-playing season, for the first time in three years in the semi-final. As the Catalans, the last succeeded, and won a later title. This was in the spring of 2015, when they beat Juventus 3:1. This year the Club its 5. Champions League to secure the title.
Liverpool is seeking, meanwhile, to the 2. Champions League Triumph in the club's history. The only other title win, the Reds realized in 2005, when they won the shoot-out to the legendary Final in Istanbul against AC Milan with 6:5 after penalty. Their last semi-final of the English in the previous year, denied. Because they beat the AS Roma, and documents then in the final Real Madrid 1:3.
Tottenham's dreams of a first title
In the other semi-final, Ajax Amsterdam and Tottenham Hotspur fight a duel. Here are the young guns from the Netherlands. As the talented footballer from the London Working-class neighborhood. It is a duel in the Champions League. Only in the European Cup winners ' Cup, the two Teams in 1981, met once to each other. At the time Ajax won the first leg 3:0 in the return leg and went 3:0 to Tottenham.
While the people of Amsterdam were able to win in 1995, the Champions League, the Spurs a title in the Premier class so far denied. Generally speaking, it is the first semi-final participation for the Premier League Club.
The semi-final poster are so promising. Now the protagonists must be the expectations.
Created: 17.04.2019, 23:04 PM