Bayern Munich had to swallow embarrassed when they travel to the headquarters of FC Porto in the Estadio do Dragao in the Champions League quarterfinal first leg, early this morning. However, Bayern striker Thomas Mueller, assess the results of a number of mistakes made by the troops the Bavarians. The Bundesliga giants had conceded in 3 minutes, with a goal by Ricardo Quaresme of white dots. The referee awarded a penalty in Porto goalkeeper Manuel Neuer after dropping Jackson Martinez in the penalty box Bayern. Entering the 16th minute, Quaresma managed to double notch to Porto. Bayern could reduce state goal by Thiago Alcantara in the 28th minute and made the score 1-2 until halftime.
Not equalized, Bayern conceded even returned for a third time. The third goal was scored by Jackson Martinez in the 65th minute and made the game ended with a score of 3-1 to win Porto. “The results are always associated with the performance. We started the game badly. However, overall, we are not earned in the first half. Then Porto played very last,” said Mueller, reported by UEFA. The defeat led to the resignation of Porto Bayern Munich team doctor Hans-Wilhelm Mueller-Wohlfahrt. He along with the entire medical team resigned after identified as responsible for the defeat.
“The third goal was a setback for us, but mistakes can happen in football. If you make a mistake in defense, it is the consequence of making mistakes in front. It is our risk,” he added. With this defeat, Bayern step to advance to the semifinals more difficult course. Josep Guardiola’s team should at least be able to win with a score of 2-0 in the second leg will take place at the Allianz Arena on 22 April.
Mueller-Wohlfahrt before, they had never backed down in 2008 after disagree with the current Bayern coach Juergen Klinsmann. But she later returned after Klinsmann resigned. Last season, Mueller-Wohlfahrt reportedly involved in a conflict with Pep Guardiola about handling injuries Thiago Alcantara.