Mueller breaks UCL record, beats Lewandowski, Messi to MVP award

first_img Read Also: Barca chiefs in talks with Pochettino after Setien sack decision He also netted three goals over two legs against Barcelona seven years ago when Bayern romped to a 4-0 win in Munich and 3-0 away in the semi-finals on the way to winning the 2013 Champions League title. After creating a record 21 assists in the Bundesliga last season – many of them finished by Lewandowski – Mueller outshone the Champions League’s top-scorer this season in Lisbon with two superb first-half goals. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 The 30-year-old Mueller capped an outstanding display by passing Philipp Lahm’s record to become the German with the most Champions League appearances on 113 games alongside the MVP of the match. In the build up, there had been fierce debate as to whether Lewandowski or Messi is the better player. Thomas Mueller claimed a Champions League record Friday night after stealing the limelight from Robert Lewandowski and Lionel Messi as Bayern Munich routed Barcelona in their Champions League quarter-final Mueller netted twice in Lisbon as Barcelona conceded four goals in the first-half of a Champions League game for the first time as Bayern went 4-1 up at half-time. Substitute Philippe Coutinho also scored twice in Bayern’s 8-2 hammering. However, it was Mueller who stole the show, underlining his status as Barcelona’s nemesis with six goals in five games against the Spanish giants. Mueller scored against Barcelona when Bayern bowed out in the Champions League semi-finals in 2014/15.center_img Promoted ContentSome Impressive And Almost Shocking Robots That ExistWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?Unusual And Unique Beauty Of Indian WomenCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable Way11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table Top7 Things That Actually Ruin Your PhoneBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For Them7 Of The Wealthiest Universities In The World7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universe5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks18 Beautiful Cities That Are Tourist Magnets5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks Loading… last_img

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