Discuss Kans in the Round of 16, Allegri: Dortmund still worth Caution
Turin – Juventus called will overcome Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League round of 16 saw the condition of the opponent. However, the Bianconeri coach Massimiliano Allegri is reluctant to shrink Die Borussen.
I Juve-leg match Dortmund itself will be held on 24 February at the Juventus Stadium. While the second leg takes place March 18 at Signal Iduna Park. Although it will take place a month to come, but the conversation started rolling.
Juve be one of the teams that long ago had predicted would qualify for the quarterfinals. The reason is not because the performance of Dortmund, his opponent, was dropped in the Bundesliga.
Dortmund is currently in position 17 of the 18 teams in the German league. They had collected four wins while already 10 times lost in 17 weeks. Instead, Juve even more firmly at the top of Serie A. Today ‘Mistress of the’ lead by seven points from AS Roma who sits at number two.
But Allegri calls that assessment can not be fully justified. Although slumped in the league, in fact far Dortmund perform well in the Champions League.
Juergen Klopp foster children even qualify from the group stage as the top standings. They only lost one of six matches, won the other four. They even collect points three points more than Juve.
“I hear people talking as Juventus have already qualified for the next round. But do not forget that Borussia get a lot of points in the group phase of the Champions League,” said Allegri told Football Italia.
“The league is indeed the situation is not so good for them, but they are one of the teams that have achieved great things in Europe over the past three years.”
“It was a great game and it’s 16 always a matter of escape or eliminated. And the situation is always strange, also very, very difficult. We’ll see if we can get away against Borussia and drove.”
“Champions League was weird. It was determined by the small moments that maybe one time on your side and you qualify. On the other days they will be away from you and you knocked out,” said the former coach of AC Milan.