By the time they met again in the semi-final the following season, they were ultra-focused; determined not to make any mistakes. He described it as a “very, very upsetting” defeat in El Macca, his book on his time in Spain. The rivalry has always been incredibly even. Bayern Munich won 10 direct matches.Real Madrid won 11 matches.3 matches ended in a draw.On average in direct matches both teams scored a 2.88 goals per Match. “Playing Bayern Munich, when they’re defending a lead in a Champions League semi-final, is like being suffocated by a kingsize, winter-weight duvet,” McManaman said. It made us think, and tinker around a bit, so in a way it helped to prepare for the following year. Bayern have also made five straight semifinals. The new rivals then got paired up for a third straight season, this time in the quarterfinals. There’s no bad blood between Bayern and Madrid, unlike their domestic rivalries. Real Madrid 2 Bayern Munich 0 That alone makes Bayern-Real such a mouthwatering tie, but there’s more to it than that. Real Madrid 2 Bayern Munich 1 aet 1-3 pens Let’s take a closer look at Bayern and Real’s epic European history: Bayern held the upper hand the first two times they met in Europe. The event has evolved even more since then, while inspiring a lot of debate in how that evolution has seen the influence of the economic strengths that first powered that era only grow. Just as the Champions League had been forced to grow to 32 clubs in 1999-2000 for economic reasons, two of their truly economic powerhouses grew to a new level with it, although through very different approaches.
The psychology of it, trying to transfer pressure. This may be the most telling stat: the winner of Bayern vs Real has gone on to reach the final in seven of the previous ten ties, and won it all five times. Are you sure you want to mark this comment as inappropriate? Help | Viewer Feedback | Press | Advertise With Us | Jobs | FOX Cincy | RSS | Site Map EuroMillion numbers in for €26m jackpot with one guaranteed Irish millionaire, LIVE updates - US election too close to call as Trump surges in battlegrounds, Dail suspended after another fiery row between Taoiseach and Michael Healy-Rae, Tributes paid to young Tipperary woman Zara Horan after she dies suddenly, Horror hatchet attack in Dublin leaves man in 'serious condition' in hospital, ©News Group Newspapers Limited in England No. In 4 (80.00%) matches played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. Real’s coach – Carlo Ancelotti. Bayern Munich 2 Real Madrid 1 Please be respectful when making a comment and adhere to our Community Guidelines. Nicolas Anelka had already arrived with baggage after a controversial £22m move from Arsenal in the summer of 1999, and it only got worse as he effectively isolated himself from his teammates, and then would publicly complain that they didn’t pass to him. What was true, and what this very trend of matches would emphatically prove, was that there was a period when Real and Bayern always seemed to be meeting - even more than Bayern and Arsenal or PSG and Barcelona.
Makelele would do that and also prove Perez wrong in the long term, but £26m Flavio could barely get a game. Toni Kroos, Arjen Robben and Xabi Alonso played for both sides — and Carlo Ancelotti was in opposite dug-out in last meeting. Independent Premium Comments can be posted by members of our membership scheme, Independent Premium. Since this match is over, we suggest you check out the head to head statistics for the next meeting between Bayern München and Real Madrid. It paid off. That difference could be seen in the profiles of the squad, and players prized by one club but discarded by the other. These two club were drawn against each other four times and met in eight individual games across three seasons from 1999-2000 to 2001-02, making it the fixture that has been played most over the shortest period of time in over 60 years of European Cup and Champions League. “That defeat haunted us all. Want an ad-free experience?Subscribe to Independent Premium.
Real Madrid 2 Bayern Munich 0 Bayern and Real Madrid are two of the four biggest clubs in the world by any measure and have been for decades. A young Iker Casillas made a rare one himself, feebly letting in an Elber strike for the only goal of the first leg at the Bernabeu. Giovane Elber was the hero, scoring in victories home and away as Bayern won 3-1 on aggregate. That ensured it was effectively it. Bayern Munich 2 Real Madrid 1
Teams Bayern Munich Real Madrid played so far 24 matches. Until 2009, clubs that had earned that badge were allowed to keep the European Champion Clubs' Cup and a new one was commissioned;  since 2009, the winning team each year has received a full-size replica of the trophy, while the original is retained by UEFA.