Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Bayern Munich vs. Manchester United Re-Cap

Bayern Munich vs. Manchester United Re-Cap


MUNICH -- Reaction to Bayern Munich's 3-1 win vs. Manchester United on Wednesday, which sees the defending champions advance to the Champions League semifinals 4-2 on aggregate.

1. The Stars of the South

At the final whistle, Willy Astor’s Bayern Munich anthem blared out across a rocking Allianz Arena, as it had just before the game began. “Who always handles the big pressure?” the lyrics asked, the crowd enthusiastically answering “FC Bayern Munich, Star of the South.” With their backs against the wall after Manchester United’s second-half sucker punch, Bayern’s big names stepped up to take them to the Champions League semifinals for a third successive season.  READ MORE