Ancelotti primed for special Champions League tie

FC Bayern München coach Carlo Ancelotti says he is looking forward to coming up against his former side Real Madrid in the quarter-finals of the Champions League.

Ancelotti lifted the Champions League trophy with the La Liga giants in 2014 and will come up his former employers and despite acknowledging the magnitude of the task, the 57-year-old mentor revealed that the Bavarian giants can knock out the defending champions.

"Real Madrid are a very good team. The game is special and very exciting for me," he told reporters.

"I know it will be difficult, but we have the opportunity to win against Real Madrid.

"We want to win the Champions League!," he concluded.

The first leg will be played on April, 12th at the Allianz Arena, whilst the second leg will just under a week later on the 18th at the Santiago Bernabeu.