Hansi Flick came in as assistant at the start of the season and I think they knew there could be trouble there and if they had to make a call [on former manager Niko Kovac], he could take over.
He has never had a job permanently as a head coach and for anybody to say they could have seen this coming – no chance. Nobody did.
He has made the players buy into the intensity of the press. Since they bought into that they have gone from being a really, really good
We are ready to fight’
Paris St-Germain v Bayern Munich (20:00 BST)
While Bayern are hunting a sixth triumph in the competition, PSG are looking to win the Champions League for the first time.
Manager Thomas Tuchel says it is a “small advantage” that Bayern are used to reaching the final.
“It’s a big challenge but we are also confident,” added the former Borussia Dortmund boss
- 2Thiago Silva
- 11Di María
- 6Thiago Alcántara
- 8Martínez Aguinaga