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Schalke boss Rangnick accepts outsiders tag

Schalke boss Ralf Rangnick has labelled his side 'clear outsiders' for the Champions League semi-final against Manchester United despite watching them ease past defending champions Inter Milan.

Schalke followed up their stunning 5-2 win at Inter last week with an impressive 2-1 win built on a resolute defensive display on Wednesday night to set up a last-four clash with Sir Alex Ferguson's men.

Rangnick said: "A semi-final in the Champions League is something extraordinary for all of us and against Manchester United we will start in a similar position to how we began against Inter; as clear outsiders. But again, anything can happen and if it all goes to plan we can reach the final."

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Sahil4136d ago

Coz nobody even thought of them qualifying for the knock out stage and here they are in the semi finals for the champions league.