Garcia reacts to Champions League draw against Real Madrid

Roma manager Rudi Garcia spoke to as the Giallorossi learned their fate in the Champions League Round of 16, where they will face Real Madrid in the two-sided tie. Here are the Frenchman’s words:

“Real Madrid will be favourites. We faced Barcelona in the group stage and now Real Madrid, but we are in the Champions League for this reason. In February we will have a few players back from injury and we will be ready to give everything. All of the guys are ready and looking forward to this tie.”

The Editor of, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including,, and ESPN.