Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has actually had plenty to say ahead of the Champions League quarter-final between Barcelona and Bayern Munich and shows no indication of stopping.
The Bayern Munich chief has talked to Sky Germany about the hazard of Lionel Messi and is confident Alphonso Davies is up to the difficulty of handing the Argentine.
Davies discussed Messi in the build-up to the video game. He told UEFA that Messi is among his preferred players and he used to enjoy him all the time when he was growing up.
Bayern supervisor Hansi Flick likewise talked about Messi in his pre-match interview and stated his group will need to defend as an unit to stop the 33-year-old.
The Bundesliga champions are favorites to progress to the semi-finals, but Barcelona will understand that as long as they have Messi they have an opportunity.
” Its not Bayern Munich versus Messi, but versus Barcelona. Of course we have thought about how we will play against him.
” It is possible that we will play together to counter him as a group. We have to acknowledge the spaces, put him under pressure and attempt to win the individually duels.”
” Alphonso had an excellent season and was appropriately voted Rookie of the Season,” he stated.
” Should Messi play on his left side, Alphonso will take care of him. It will be a fascinating however tough job. Davies hasnt been dribbled overrun or past much this season.”