Real Madrid will have to forget their narrow escape against Juventus very face after they were handed another difficult draw in the semi-final of the Uefa Champions League where they will face Bayern Munich. The first leg will be played in Germany.
Roma, having seen off Barcelona to reach the semis will now face Liverpool and will visit Anfied for the first leg.
The Ukranian ambassador Andrij Schewtschenko revealed the draw earlier today in the UEFA headquarters in Nyon.
Last year, the German champions were eliminated by the Spanish team in the quarter finals after two enthralling games.
FC Bayern will play the first leg in the Allianz Arena on either the 24th or 25th April, with the second leg being the very next week in the Santiago Bernabeu on either the 1st or 2nd May.
The second semi final sees Jürgen Klopp’s men meet Roma. The two teams that progress will meet on 26th May in the Olympiastadion in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev.
“It will be a blockbuster match,” said Bayern coach Jupp Heynckes. Sporting Director Hasan Salihamidzic added, “They are a top opponent with huge amounts of quality. Real don’t only have Cristiano Ronaldo but also plenty of other top players.