Real Madrid vs Galatasaray Match Tickets Dates – UCL 2013 Quarterfinal

by Sameer Arshad | Posted on Friday, March 22nd, 2013 | 0

Real Madrid vs Galatasaray Highlights

Real Madrid will be taking on Galatasary in the Champions League Quarter Final matches to be played in April, and both the teams were kind of lukcy to make it to the next round but now they are just a couple of good performances away from making it to the semifinal. Real Madrid have picked up some really good form since the start of the knock out stages as they beat Barcelona couple of times in singe week while they were the better side in at Santiago Bernabue against United in a 1-1 draw but at Old Trafford they got out of Jail when losing 1-0 away from home and United got their man sent off and Real Madrid pounced on it.

This tie will be a special game for both the clubs, Galatasary has some of the best fans in whole Europe and that was evident in the 2 legs against FC Schalke. Galatasary has been breath of fresh air in the Champions league as they have notched up some good wins and this is their first biggest test this year. They have assembled a team of former big names in Europe with the likes of Wesley Snieder, Didier Drogba and their very own young striker Yilmaz who have been in outstanding form in the Champions League with 8 goals.

Real Madrid vs Galatasary Head to head Record History

Both teams last meet in the UEFA Champions League 12 years ago in 2000/2001 season in Quarterfinals and it was the goal glore as Real Madrid ran out 5-3 winners after two legs on aggregate. In the first leg at Galatasaray home ground the home side took a 3-2 lead and were confident of making it to the next round but playing away from home Real Madrid went on and scored a 3-0 win and win the tie and ultimately went on to win the title that season.

While a year before they also meet in the UEFA Super Cup and that time it was Galatasaray who won the match 2-1. This time first leg will be played at Bernabue and if Galatasaray can get somthing out of the away leg they have a good chance of making it to the semifinals.

Jose Mourinho scouting Galatasaray

Real Madrid manager was in attendance at the home league game of Galatasaray last week to scout for the upcoming match and after the match he suggested that they are a dangerous side and everybody is thinking that Real Madrid have easy tie, they are mistaken because he say a team full of experienced players who have played for the big teams around Europe with two of the Champions league winners in Didier Drogba and Weley Snieder.

Players To Watch out For

Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid have their superstar Cristiano Ronaldo fit and in superb form, he is having yet another sublime goal scoring season. Top goal scored in the Champions league with 8 goals as well as scored 27 in the league already and he will be the man Galatasaray has to stop. Ronaldo scored in both legs against United to win the tie for Real Madrid.

Burak Yilmaz Galatasaray have many good players including two January signings Wesley Snieder and Didier Drogba but one player in the team which stands out this season is Burak Yilmaz who have been in great form scoring 8 goals in the Champions league joint top scored right now and he single handedly brought the turkish giants in Quarterfinals.

Real Madrid vs Galatasaray Match Tickets

We will have all the info about when and where to buy tickets for both the legs, just bookmark this page and comeback here after couple of days to find out the highly trusted and best sites online to get your hands on the tickets. (turkish website)

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