Without Thomas Müller has to ride Bayern in the quarter-finals-cracker in the Champions League against Liverpool the best. The offensive players of the German record champion has been locked by the disciplinary Commission of European football Union Uefa following his Red card in the group game at Ajax Amsterdam for two games.
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The Bayern announced immediately that she and Müller will appeal against the judgement. In the case of success, the lock could be reduced to the minimum level of a game. The K. o.-games against the team from coach Jürgen Klopp to find on 19. February, on the famous Anfield Road, and on 13. March in Munich.
Mueller was caught at 3:3 (1:0) to the completion of the group phase, its Ajax-vs-player Nicolas Tagliafico, with a stretched leg on the head and was ejected by referee Clement Turpin (France) because of serious foul game of the field (75.). Tagliafico, wore a gaping wound, it was sewn on the square. “There was no intention”, Müller explained after the game. For his coach Niko Kovac, the addition position, however, was “entitled”. For Müller, with 105 Champions League appearances for Bayern, with a record-holder Philipp Lahm the same, it was the first Red card as a professional since his debut in 2009.
“It’s not always bitter, if a player is. He had a good Phase. He has not seen the opponent, it has done to him, sorry that he has done to him, hurt a bit,“ said sports Director Hasan Salihamidzic recently. Ajax-player Maximilian Wöber received because of his Suspension against Bayern in a two-game suspension. In addition, Amsterdam (20,000 euros) and Bavaria (8000) were sentenced for misconduct of their Fans money.