Two times Ballon D’or winner Cristiano Ronaldo is doing whatever he can do to make appearance against the current champions Bayern Munich in first leg semi final match. According to latest reports, it is stated that Ronaldo is on course of making speedy recovery. He joined some training session with all team players in past few days without having any problem. So it is good news for Real Madrid team & fans as his appearance in this match does matters a lot.
Is Ronaldo Playing against Bayern Munich?
There are some strong guesses about his presence in this game. The Portuguese missed last El Clasico in Copa del Rey final because of knee injury. But, his team partner Gareth Bale played his job very well & helped his team to lift first trophy of this season in spectacular way.
Ronaldo was also absent in last domestic game against Almeria which his team won with clean sheet of 4-0. According to his medical report, it is guessed that Ronaldo may play against Pep Guardiola’s squad for the first leg semi final of champions league this season.
The news that CR7 will be back for the giant clash will not only comes as a relief to Madrid, with Bayern CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge admitting that he was eager to see the Portuguese face his side. He told to TZ “When Real Madrid play against Bayern Munich, then the whole world will be watching. I always want the best players to be on the pitch.“
Madrid players suffered quite little bit more this season. First Gareth Bale, then Cristiano Ronaldo followed by the Brazilian defender Marcelo. Marcelo also missed last meeting against Barcelona at Mestalla stadium.
First leg semi final between Real Madrid & Bayern Munich will be played on 23rd April 2014, Wednesday at 6:45[GMT]. Only five games left in champions league competition. Will Bayern defend their title?