Bayern tackle Premier League facet Liverpool on the Allianz Arena within the Champions League spherical of the final 16.
Lothar Mathaus backs Bayern to beat Liverpool within the second leg of their Champions League spherical of 16 conflict on the Allianz Arena on Wednesday, in quotes reported by the FAZ.
The two sides performed out a disappointing goalless draw at Anfield three weeks in the past, with the Reds lacking an entire host of first-half possibilities – Sadio Mane being the largest wrongdoer.
As a consequence, the tie is finely poised heading into the decider in Munich although Liverpool are set to come back up in opposition to a Bayern facet who’ve been in ominous type since they fired a clean on Merseyside.
Lotahr Mathaus, who received seven league titles and the 1990 Ballon D’Or with Bayern, believes the present Bundesliga leaders are the slight favorites.
“Due to the performances shown in recent games, I am convinced that the Bayern reach the quarter-finals,” Mathaus mentioned.
“0-0 is a good scoreline but of course a dangerous result. If you have to score yourself, Liverpool will also get more room (to counter). But Bayern are playing at home.”
Liverpool will take loads of confidence from the truth that they stored the deadly Robert Lewandowski quiet at Anfield regardless of being compelled to play with out their influential centre-back Van Dijk.