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Quotes for the Champions League draw – Reus: "An amazing lot for us" – Transgaming

by: Adam Smith


FC Bayern face Chelsea in the round of 16 in the Champions League, Borussia Dortmund meets Paris St. Germain and ex-coach Thomas Tuchel. RB Leipzig meets Tottenham Hotspurs. The reactions to the draw.

FC Bayern – Chelsea FC

Hasan Salihamidzic: "Chelsea did very well with the young players. It's attractive. It's a task we obviously want to take on and we want to move on."

Hansi Flick: "There are no easy opponents in the round of 16. Chelsea is a good international address. It is clear that our goal is to reach the quarterfinals."

Manuel Neuer: "We have had a great experience there. Chelsea is a dangerous team that we have to take seriously and enter the matches twice with great concentration. We can go into the matches with a healthy confidence after the strong group stage. That we are there . "

Thomas Müller:"We are excited to know what's coming. They are European in format, but we feel good about the party and are safe. But they have players who can hurt us."

Serge Gnabry:"Chelsea is a good draw, it will be a good match in a good atmosphere. It's always cool for me to come to London and play against the teams there."

Borussia Dortmund – Paris St. Germain

Ruth Watzke: "Paris St. Germain is a very exciting and attractive party for us and the fans. We look forward to these duels with confidence. The odds are 50:50."

Marco Reus: "It's fantastic for us and our supporters. And to be honest: Of course we're going to do something! We have these duels with Paris to go a round further. That's the clear goal."

Sebastian Kehl (Head of Licensed Players): "Very exciting. There will be close matches against the regular champion from France with his superstars around Neymar, Mbappe etc. We look forward to it – the chance is there, we will try everything to use it."

Carsten Cramer (CEO): "An attractive game, we played against each other twice in the Europa League. We do not complain about the game, we look forward to a great home match. We see it as an opportunity for Borussia."

RB Leipzig – Tottenham Hotspur

Julian Nagelsmann: "Very nice, exciting lot with a top team in Europe, in a beautiful city, in a fantastic stadium. A world-class coach, a world-class team full of stars. Great anticipation. I'm really looking forward to the stadium."

Markus Kroesche: "It was clear that we would get a big club. It will be a difficult task, but we will try to get ahead of us."