Champions League semi-final: Meeting of the ‘former’
Jakarta – The draw of the Champions League semi-final round of the season 2014/2015 will bring together a number of the former: the individual with the team, individual to individual. Anyone?
The most interesting of course is meeting with Barcelona Pep Guardiola. Yes, “reunion” This certainly happened after the team now handled Guardiola, Bayern Munich, will meet Barca in the last four.
Guardiola has a long history and sparkling along the Catalan club. Relationship most “intimate” they of course when Guardiola offered a total of 14 trophies for 4 years gush Azulgrana.
Guardiola will also meet with Luis Enrique. If once they’ve long been a teammate (both strengthen Barca from 1996 to 2001), now they will be met as the “enemy”. Enrique since this season occupy the seat once occupied by Pep at Barca bench.
Besides Guardiola, another figure of Bayern, who will play “ex” is Thiago Alcantara. Thiago is an alumnus of the Camp Nou Guardiola brought to Munich.
Thiago also can meet Rafinha Alcantara, his younger brother. Rafinha at this season has often played Enrique and has been diving in 30 games in all competitions, with the score 2 goals.
Another semi-final duel between Real Madrid Juventus counter, will also present the “former”. Architects of Madrid, Carlo Ancelotti, ever deal with Juve two seasons (1999-2001) – but only won the Intertoto Cup (1999).
Similarly, Alvaro Morata, which this season is shining with La Vecchia Signora. Morata is guided Real Madrid players, and last season to play in the Champions League final, when Madrid beat Atletico 4-1, through extra time. Morata started lowered from 79 minutes.