- Title: Red Star Belgrade say they aren't afraid of Bayern Munich
- Date: 17th September 2019
- Summary: MUNICH, GERMANY (SEPTEMBER 17, 2019) (REUTERS) VARIOUS OF RED STAR BELGRADE PLAYERS JOGGING RED STAR BELGRADE COACH, VLADAN MILOJEVIC, ON PITCH VARIOUS OF PLAYERS JOGGING NEWS CONFERENCE PANEL MEDIA (SOUNDBITE) (Serbian) RED STAR BELGRADE PLAYER, MARKO MARIN, SAYING (ACCORDING TO OFFICIAL TRANSLATION): "I think we all know Bayern and the quality of the individual players. As far as the atmosphere goes I think that many fans will be there from Belgrade. So I think that it will also be a nice atmosphere for us. To be able to play in a stadium like this one is special for every player. We experienced it a couple of times last year and I think that each away game we play a bit better. And I think that tomorrow we will take another step and play even better than last year." VARIOUS OF MEDIA AT NEWS CONFERENCE (SOUNDBITE) (German) RED STAR BELGRADE PLAYER, MARKO MARIN, SAYING: "Well I can say that I feel very at home with Belgrade. I have been really well accepted by my fellow players but also from the fans and the people of Belgrade. Of course I plan to return to Germany, but I will only return to live in Germany when my career is over and otherwise I am very happy where I am and hope for more successes." VARIOUS OF NEWS CONFERENCE IN PROGRESS VARIOUS OF MILOJEVIC TALKING MEDIA (SOUNDBITE) (Serbian) RED STAR BELGRADE COACH, VLADAN MILOJEVIC, SAYING: "What we have to do is to go out there and give the maximum that we can. We are playing against a top team and I don't need to add any more. Everyone knows the score and knows the qualities of this team, who are also the title favourites. On the other hand, you could call each of the teams in our group favourites and we are not scared, we have no reason to be scared. We will go out tomorrow, we will go out there and give our all and we will see at the end whether it will be enough." BAYERN HOME GROUND VARIOUS OF TRAINING RED STAR BELGRADE GOALKEEPER, MILAN BORJAN, TRAINING PLAYERS TRAINING IN FRONT OF GOAL PLAYERS TRAINING VARIOUS OF PLAYERS RUNNING AND THROWING BALLS VARIOUS OF SERBIAN FANS WATCHING TEAM TRAINING STADIUM WITH TEAM TRAINING
- Embargoed: 1st October 2019 19:04
- Keywords: Bayern Munich Red Star Belgrade Champions League training Vladan Milojevic Marko Marin
- Location: MUNICH, GERMANY
- City: MUNICH, GERMANY
- Country: Germany
- Topics: Soccer,Sport
- Reuters ID: LVA001AX1O9Q7
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text: Red Star Belgrade face German giants Bayern Munich on Wednesday (September 18) in the Champions League.
The Serbian team are up against an opponent looking to get back to winning ways following a 1-1 draw at RB Leipzig over the weekend.
Despite playing away from home, coach Vladan Milojevic said his team had nothing to be afraid of and looked forward to the stadium's atmosphere come kick off.
Playmaker Marko Marin said it was a thrill to be playing at such a famous stadium which he expects will bring the best out of the team.
(Production: Tanya Wood)
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