Nyon (dpa) – The German news agency has collected reactions to the draw for the Champions League.

Hansi Flick (FC Bayern coach): “We are happy with the fate. It is not easy to play against Italian teams. For Miro (Klose) it is of course a special match. We are happy for him. It will be an exciting duel. We have seen the matches in the group stage and were able to get a first impression. “

Hasan Salihamidzic (Sports Director FC Bayern): “We have had very good experiences in the Champions League so far. We will prepare very well for these matches and look forward to the matches. They are an unpleasant opponent, they are against in the group. “Seen Dortmund. It’s always uncomfortable against the Italian teams. It’s always nice to travel to Rome. All in all, those are chunks that the German teams have received.”

Miroslav Klose (assistant coach FC Bayern and ex-Lazio player): “Many people have already reported from Rome. I am very happy, of course it was my opponent. I have a lot in common with this club and this city. It is a dangerous team with a 5-3-2 system under Inzaghi, who himself was my coach for a short time. They have a stronghold, it will not be an easy task. We will analyze it well and draw our conclusions. “

Manuel Neuer (Captain FC Bayern): “Lazio is a strong team, but we start the race as favorites. They have great forwards. We know how dangerous Ciro Immobile is. Lewy is absolutely looking forward to this game, and I will have the “Good memories of the stadium, where we clearly beat AS Roma. Miroslav Klose will also swear, he played for Lazio. So we can look forward to the game. We want to be victorious and move on to the next round.”

Thomas Müller (FC Bayern): “Lazio was in the Dortmund pool, that’s why I saw the matches. They are opponents who can be offensive unpleasant, especially at Ciro Immobile. Caution is advised, but of course we look forward to the next round. Rome is a beautiful city and we had good experiences against ashes. “

Hans-Joachim Watzke (General Manager Borussia Dortmund): “It is an ambitious, interesting task. We meet a good opponent, but feel that we are equal.”

Edin Terzic (coach of Borussia Dortmund): “Of course a very, very good opponent. It is not for nothing that Sevilla has won the Europa League more often recently. But until then there are many more things we have to deal with. “

Michael Zorc (Sports Director Borussia Dortmund): “Very interesting plot. It is a very unpleasant opponent. A team that plays hard on the result and then makes it.”

Markus Krösche (Sports Director RB Leipzig): “These are undoubtedly tough opponents. Liverpool have a lot of experience in this competition. We will do everything we can to reach the quarter-finals. We showed last season that we can beat big opponents. After the “There weren’t many on our list in the group stage draw, but we managed it impressively. It was a very, very special year in the Champions League. To confirm that it would be an even greater success to some extent.”

Marco Rose (coach of Borussia Mönchengladbach): “When you talk about Manchester City and the coach, you know what to expect.”

Max Eberl (sports director Borussia Mönchengladbach): “Sportingly, it didn’t matter who we were shot at. Manchester City is a super exciting fate, we’ve already had it twice in the group stage. We deserved to progress in a complicated Group, City won’t do that. Shout hooray. We want to try to beat them with a little more strength and confidence than in the last game against Real Madrid. “

Stefan Lainer (Borussia Mönchengladbach): “Manchester City is an absolute top team with one of the world’s best coaches. That is a very interesting task for us that will demand everything from us.”

Jonas Hofmann (Borussia Mönchengladbach): “It’s a big house number. Manchester City is one of the toughest teams we can meet. When we have a really good day, a lot is possible for us.”

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