Bayern are on the verge of exiting the Champions League, after suffering a 3-0 defeat away to Barcelona. The German champions were soundly beaten in the first leg of their semi-final. Oliver Moody tells us what went wrong for Bayern.
Schalke were hoping to find some inspiration in Europe's top club competition, and although they didn't win there was good reason to be satisfied. Their opponents, Porto, were awarded two penalties in Gelsenkirchen.
Hoffenheim's Champions League debut started in thrilling fashion before fading. At a time when German teams other than Bayern Munich have struggled in Europe, Julian Nagelsmann's side looked more than at home.
Renato Sanches put the finishing touches on a brilliant team move to complete a comfortable 2-0 win for Bayern Munich against his old club Benfica. A more familiar source, Robert Lewandowski, had given Bayern the lead.
Niko Kovac will make his Champions League coaching bow, while Thomas Müller could mark his 100th appearance in the competition. Expectations are high for the Bundesliga champions after years of European disappointment.
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