Galatasaray are not in the position they were hoping to be before the first leg. Despite the presence of stellar signings Didier Drogba and Wesley Sneijder, the Turks suffered a 3-0 defeat last week but coach Fatih Terim was quick to slam the referee for a number of questionable decisions.
The Galatasaray manager will be a proud man if his players manage to put up a real fight against Mourinho's Blancos on April 9. It is only half-time in the tie and world football has not forgotten how Liverpool stunned Milan on a miraculous Champions League night in Istanbul back in 2005. Will we witness one of the greatest comebacks in European football history for Galatasaray or will this be an easy ride for Los Blancos?
Watch Galatasaray vs Real Madrid live on Sportsnet HD or Sportsnet Ontario / East / West / Pacific in Canada and on FOX Deportes, Fox Soccer 2Go,Fox Soccer Channel or SiriusXM FC in USA from 14:45 EST. Watch ex-Chelsea king Drogba and former Manchester United transfer target Sneijder on any of the following TV channels in UK: Sky Sports Events Centre, ITV HD, UTV and ITV 1.
Elsewhere in Germany, Borussia Dortmund will be looking to break the deadlock on home soil after wasting a handful of chances in Spain. Over the weekend, they got dethroned by new German Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich.
Qualification into the semi-finals of the 2012/13 UEFA Champions League would give Dortmund some much needed comfort and confidence to finish the season strongly. Borussia Dortmund must not only score, they must win on Tuesday to triumph on aggregate. A few days after the death of his father, will Malaga coach Manuel Pellegrini allow his side to succumb to defeat in Europe?
If you are in Canada, tune in to Sportsnet World at 14:45 EST to watch Borussia Dortmund vs Malaga live on Tuesday, April 9. In the United States, relish the various options through Fox Soccer 2Go, Fox Soccer Plus, Fox Sports Net, MSG Plus and SiriusXM FC. Watch Dortmund fight to resist Malaga’s trickery on Sky Go, Sky Sports 1 Ireland, Sky Sports 1/HD or Sky Sports Events Centre in the United Kingdom.
Several other countries are included in the live stream and TV schedules data of these two games. Go to the match pages for more details. LiveSoccerTV.com (@LiveSoccerTV) will have live scores for Galatasaray vs Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund vs Malaga this coming Tuesday.