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Clash of the titans: Barcelona vs Bayern

Published 1116 GMT (1916 HKT) April 30, 2015
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This year's Champions League final will take place in Berlin on Saturday 6 June. Four teams are competing to reach the German city -- Spanish clubs Barcelona and Real Madrid, Italy's Juventus and Germany's Bayern Munich. Michael Regan/Getty Images
On May 6, Barcelona and Bayern Munich lock horns in the Champions League for the first time since 2013. On that occasion, the German side stunned world football by winning the first leg 4-0 and the second 3-0. Javier Soriano/AFP/Getty Images
Nobody expected Bayern to tear Barcelona apart like it did but the German side produced one of the greatest performances in its history. Thomas Muller scored twice in the first contest and once in the second as Bayern went on to win the title. Josep Lago/AFP/Getty
Lionel Messi has enjoyed another wonderful season with Barcelona with his side leading La Liga. Messi's goalscoring feats continue to amaze with the Argentine terrorizing defenses at home and abroad. David Ramos/Getty Images
Neymar has enjoyed a successful second season at Camp Nou following his move from Brazilian club Santos. The 23-year-old is now hoping to win his first league title and Champions League crown. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Luis Suarez continues to divide opinion with his behavior on the field of play but the forward has impressed with his goals. The $128.5 million signing scored the winner against Real Madrid in El Clasico and has been key to the team's success in the Champions League. Josep Lago/Getty Images
The Dutch winger, who ran riot against Barcelona last time the two teams met, has been ruled out for the rest of the season with injury. Robben sustained a torn calf while playing and will have to watch the game from the stands. Bongarts
Muller has been key to Bayern's march to the semifinals, scoring eight goals in six games. Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images
Manuel Neuer is rated as one of the top goalkeepers in world football and was a key part of the Germany team which won the 2014 World Cup. Neuer's sweeper-keeper style means he spends much of the game outside of his penalty area. Julian Finney/Getty Images
Pep Guardiola won two Champions League titles with Barcelona as a manager. His team won the top prize in 2009 and again two years later, beating Manchester United on both occasions. Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images
Bayern won the treble in 2013 - claiming the Bundesliga, German cup and Champions League title under Jupp Heynckes. Bayern defeated Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in the final at Wembley to win Europe's top prize. Alex Grimm/Getty Images
Pep Guardiola is a legendary figure at Barcelona where he enjoyed success as a player and won 14 trophies as manager 2008 and 2012. He joined Bayern Munich in 2013 and won the Bundesliga title in his first season. Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images
Luis Enrique was appointed as manager of Barcelona in May 2014 after impressing during his spell at Celta Vigo. A former player at the club, Enrique succeeded the late Tito Vilanova. Denis Doyle/Getty Images
In the other semifinal, Real Madrid face Juventus on May 5. The Italian club will have the task of trying to stop Ronaldo, who has scored 50 goals this season. Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images
Juve is making its first appearance in the semis for 12 years. GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images