Although, they were both Chelsea former players who were sold out during the summer transfer window that just ended September 1st, to another clubs.
But now, denying being a friend Timo Werner might be as a result of different clubs and both teams are meeting in today’s UEFA Champions League, UCL, match at 8:00 p.m. BST.
Because, Real Madrid will take on RB Leipzig in today’s UCL match slated on Wednesday, September 14 at 8:00 p.m. Meanwhile, Real Madrid defender, Antonio Rudiger, has told RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner that he will set his friendship with him aside during both teams’ upcoming UEFA Champions League clash.
Real Madrid will host Leipzig in the Champions League group stage tie on Wednesday night in Spain. Rudiger and Werner were former Chelsea players.
During sport interview with Real Madrid star, Rudiger declared that it would be his responsibility to stop Werner from scoring against Real Madrid.
“We have known each other for a long time because we spent time together in the same team,” Rudiger told reporters (via MARCA).
“I love seeing him on the pitch. This time we won’t be friends. One of the goals will be to defend him.”