After three missed games
:Manuel Neuer believes in action against Liverpool
National goalkeeper Manuel Neuer will most likely be available to German football champions Bayern Munich in the first leg of the Champions League first knockout round at Liverpool (19 February).
“We are all positive. I think I’ll stand between the posts, “said the 2014 World Champion ESPN. The 32-year-old had last missed three games due to a thumb injury. “I’m fine, it’s not so bad,” said Neuer, “if everything fits in training, then I’ll play.” A Bundesliga appearance at FC Augsburg on Friday (20.30 clock / Eurosport Player) is still open.
Anfield special motivation
Additional motivation is the backdrop at Anfield. “It’s the first game in Anfield for me. We’ve heard a lot about the atmosphere in the stadium, “said Neuer and enthused about the Reds’ hometown:” Everyone who watches football knows it’s special. “In sports terms, there are two finals waiting for Bayern”. Hopefully it will be a great night for us, “Neuer said. (Sid)