Müller: We put a lot of heart and soul into it
It wasn't meant to be. FC Bayern put up a great fight against Paris Saint-Germain right until the end on Tuesday evening, winning 1-0 at the Parc des Princes, but in the end the Bavarians were eliminated by the narrowest of margins, on away goals after the 3-2 home loss in the first leg. "The disappointment is great. We put a lot of heart into it but scored one goal too few," Thomas Müller summed up after the final whistle. "The decisive factor was that Paris' ruthlessness in the first leg was superior to ours," determined FCB coach Hansi Flick. *fcbayern.com*has collected reaction from both camps.
Reaction from the Bayern camp
Reaction from the PSG campMauricio Pochettino (Paris Saint-Germain head coach): "We were very focused. It was a really tough game, I'm happy, all credit to the players. To win and advance to the semi-finals is an incredible moment for us." Neymar (Paris Saint-Germain): "First and foremost it was a great game for all fans, with lots of chances and action in the box. We're very glad we've advanced, we're satisfied we're semi-finalists. We came out on top against a strong team, the holders. Congratulations to the entire team. First we must enjoy this."
The match report: