Bayern Munich Back From The Dead, Internet Goes Mental
Pep Guardiola’s Bayern Munich side came back from the dead to make it through to the Champions League quarter finals, beating Juventus 4-2 after extra time.
First half goals from Paul Pogba and Juan Cuadrado (remember him, Chelsea fans?) gave the Old Lady the advantage, but Bayern hit back through Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Muller to force extra time.
Thiago Alcantara and Kingsley Coman then scored in the space of two minutes to spare Pep’s blushes and send the Germans into the last eight.
With Pep coming to England next summer, the internet was ready to lynch the former Barcelona manager when they were heading out.
His reputation took a hammering:
Some started accusing the Spaniard of fraud:
While people soon started to point out how this would affect Manchester City:
And this guy couldn’t help taking a dig at City’s squad:
Robert Lewandowski did get one back for Bayern, giving Pep a lifeline:
Before Muller rescued his side with seconds remaining:
Extra time was needed, and thanks to Thiago’s goal, Bayern went ahead, leaving Barcelona fans gutted:
And the Man City fans were loving life again:
Just another quiet Champions League night…