Last night’s first Champions League semi-final between Bayern Munich and FC Barcelona was a mouth watering prospect for football fans everywhere. What was delivered by, especially, Bayern Munich did not disappoint. FC Barcelona were the team to beat for the last 5 years, but Bayern Munich sent them packing by winning 4-0.

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich and Barcelona players line-up before Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match at Arena stadium in Munich. MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's Pedro Rodriguez and Bayern Munich's Franck Ribery fight for the ball during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben shoots towards goal challenged by Barcelona's Daniel Alves during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's Messi runs ball between Bayern Munich's Ribery and Alaba during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's Lionel Messi is challenged by Bayern Munich's Franck Ribery during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Mueller scores past Barcelona's Piqueand Valdes during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller celebrates past Barcelona's goalkeeper Victor Valdes after scoring a goal during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Mueller celebrates goal against Barcelona during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Schweinsteiger tackles Barcelona's Messi during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's Pique jumps for header with Bayern Munich's Martinez during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Gomez heads ball during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match against Barcelona in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's coach Heynckes points to players from sideslines during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match against Barcelona in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Mario Gomez falls on top of Barcelona's Lionel Messi during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Mario Gomez scores a goal in front of Barcelona's goalkeeper Victor Valdes during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's goalkeeper Victor Valdes fails to stop a goal by Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's President Hoeness celebrates as Mueller scores a goal against Barcelona during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller celebrates with team mates next to Barcelona's Daniel Alves after scoring a goal during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's Gerard Pique and goalkeeper Victor Valdes react after Bayern Munich's Mario Gomez scored a goal during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Gomez celebrates with Ribery and Boateng after scoring against Barcelona during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Gomez celebrates with Ribery and Boateng after scoring against Barcelona during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Referee Viktor Kassai of Hungary shows a yellow card to Barcelona's Marc Bartra during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match against Bayern Munich in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's coach Tito Vilanova gestures during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match against Bayern Munich in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Robben shoots to score against Barcelonaduring Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben scores past Barcelona's goalkeeper Victor Valdes during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's goalkeeper Victor Valdes reacts after Bayern Munich's third goal during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Robben celebrates after scoring against Barcelona during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's Messi reacts after Bayern Munich scored a fourth goal during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Mueller scores against Barcelona during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller scores his team's fourth goal past Barcelona's Jordi Alba during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller scores his team's fourth goal against Barcelona during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Mueller celebrates with team mates after scoring against Barcelona during Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's Franck Ribery kicks the ball in front of Barcelona's Daniel Alves during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's goalkeeper Valdes stands on pitch after losing to Bayern Munich in Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Jordi Alba react during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match against Bayern Munich in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's players celebrate after winning 4-0 against Barcelona at the end of their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's players celebrate after winning 4-0 against Barcelona at the end of their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

Champions League: Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona

Bayern Munich's players celebrate after defeating Barcelona with 4-0 at the end of their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match in Munich. MICHAEL DALDER/REUTERS

Apr 24, 2013