Real Madrid takes on Bayern Munich in quarters of UEFA Champions League
- Author: Julie Sanders Mar 31, 2017,
Mar 31, 2017, 14:50
"He is a good man and we all know what he did in Madrid", added Zidane who believes the tie is "50-50.it is normally best to play the first leg away from home, but I don't have any preferences over that".
'There are similarities between Atletico and Leicester, ' Luis told The Mirror.
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane was Ancelotti's assistant when Madrid won their 10th European Cup in 2014 before going onto match the Italian's achievement by winning the Champions League in his debut season as coach a year ago.
However, former Italy and Inter Milan goalkeeper Francesco Toldo picked a different team as the most impressive one instead.
The draw also pits defending champions Real Madrid against Bayern Munich, sending Bayern coach Carlo Ancelotti to face the team he won the trophy with three years ago.
"The tie will be special for me".
He will face Zinedine Zidane, his successor and ex-assistant, who has led Real to the top of La Liga. The victor will earn a Champions League place next season.
The quarterfinals will be played on the 11/12 and 18/19 April, with the semis scheduled for 2/3 and 9/10 May.
Leicester overturned a 2-1 first leg deficit against Sevilla on Tuesday night, to book their place in the quarter-finals of the competition with the odds stacked heavily against them. "Atletico Madrid are a very good team with some fantastic individuals, but we'll be ready to give everything to progress", said Leicester manager Craig Shakespeare.
Premier League champions and quarter final debutantes Leicester City will be playing Atletico Madrid.
The Champions League quarter finals draw is complete leaving eight teams to contest four mouth-watering ties.
"The important thing isn't how you play, it's your attitude". Leicester, because they are a risky and passionate team who can cause trouble for opponents who take the initiative.
In the last eight of the Europa League Manchester United will face Belgian side Anderlecht, who have seen off APOEL and Zenit St Petersburg in the previous two rounds.