UCL:Tuchel talks tough ahead of Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid


Bayern Munich manager, Thomas Tuchel, has said they are ready for the fight against Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals.

The former Bundesliga champions host the first leg on Tuesday at the Allianz Arena.

Ahead of the game, Tuchel has made it clear that his players are ready to “accept the fight” that the 14-time champions will put up against them.

He said: “Playing against Carlo is always something special. We will try to give his team a hard time. We need the fans in the stadium. It’s a 50-50 match. We accept the fight.”

Tuchel added, “When you’re playing against Real Madrid, you’re also up against the aura, the legend that surrounds them.

“Our focus will be fully on the game. We’re all looking forward to a great match.”