Bayern have been handed another blockbuster Champions League tie as they were drawn against Manchester City and former coach Pep Guardiola in the quarter-finals for 2022/23.
“If you want to win the Champions League, you have to beat the best. That’s the challenge, and we’ll gladly face it,” said club CEO Oliver Kahnafter Friday’s draw in Nyon.
“It’s a very attractive pairing. I firmly believe our team will be very well prepared,” added board member for sport Hasan Salihamidzic.
Our fans and football fans around the world can look forward to this fixture. Manchester City is a great club, but we are who we are(Mia San Mia).
We must and will be ready for this great opponent. It will be a reunion with Pep Guardiola because since He left Bayern we have not meet before, with Erling Haaland, with familiar faces from the Bundesliga.
If you want to win the Champions League, you have to beat the best. That’s the challenge, and we’ll gladly face it.”