Preview. Wolfsburg vs Real Madrid, 06.04.2016
Wolfsburg welcomes Real Madrid on Wednesday, April 6 at the Volkswagen Arena in the Champions League Quarterfinal. These teams has never met before in the European tournaments. It is the first time Wolfsburg qualified to the the play-offs of the Champions League. They would definitely try to outplay their Spanish rivals as the “Wolves” managed to qualify from the 1st place, leaving behind PSV-Eindhoven, CSKA and Manchester United. The “green and white” won all home matches against the above mentioned and earned 9 points, scoring 6 times and missing just twice.
Wolfsburg is currently on the 8th position of Bundesliga, lagging behind the Europe League zone for 6 points
They were not defeated in their 14 games at home but to Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund, scoring 2 goals, and missing 0,92 goals for a match in average.
Real Madrid, beating Barcelona 2:1 in the away game, has proven their current great shape. The Royal Club qualifies to the Champions League quarterfinal for the sixth time in a row. Five times they overcame a quarterfinal stage, having won 9 times in 10 matches. The Zidane’s side settled down on the 3rd position of La liga, with 7 points gap between Barcelona.