A little preview ahead of the match
Liverpool and Bayern Munich will meet at Anfield for their first Champions League playoff clash.
Both clubs have won the title 5 times. Liverpool’s last European trophy came in 2005, while German giants won the title in 2013, when they beat Borussia Dortmund at Anfield.
The last European match between Bayern Munich and Merseyside club happened in 2001, when Michael Owen, Steven Gerrard and co won UEFA Super Cup as UEFA cup holders.
History have seen several fantastic players that had experience to play for both clubs. Here are top – 5 presented by Vbetnews Sport.
Bayern Munich: 1993-1998
‘Didi’ (as called by Liverpool fans) was part of Rafa Benitez team, that made Istanbul miracle to happen.
Bayern Munich: 1994-2000
Interesting fact, Babbel leaves Bayern in 2000, club wins Champions League in 2001.
Babbel leaves Liverpool in 2004, club wins Champions League in 2005.
Bayern Munich: 2014-2015
Bayern Munich: 1990-1997
Won UEFA Cup with Liverpool in 2001
Bayern Munich: 2014-2017
Legend of both clubs