Meet Bayern, Dortmund Klopp Optimistisch with Kans in the DFB-Pokal Semi Finals
Dortmund – Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp has predicted that his team will meet Bayern Munich in the semi-finals of the DFB-Pokal. But Klopp optimistic Dortmud have a chance to win.
Dortmund will challenge Bayern at the Allianz Arena at the end of this month to fight for a ticket to the finals. However, the problem Dortmund lost three times in the last five encounters with the weight rival.
Dortmund last defeat suffered at the Signal Iduna Park with a score of 0-1 at the end of last week. At that time, Bayern was not in the best condition after a number of key players missing through injury.
“After the game (quarterfinal) finished, I already know we will face Bayern,” said Klopp on the official club website.
“Anyone who wants to win this trophy, the balls beat Bayern Munich but I do not care when it happened.”
“The semifinal in Munich will be cool. It will be a great spectacle. I do not feel we did not have a chance.”
Dortmund, winner of the DFB-Pokal eight times, last won this competition in 2011-12 by beating Bayern 5-2. In the last season, Mats Hummels et al. successfully advanced to the finals but lost 0-2 to Bayern.