Despite the exit of his team Schalke from this seasons Europa league by Athletic Bilbao, Raul was proud to see many representatives from La Liga still in Europe.
Valencia, Athletic Bilbao, and Atletico Madrid all from Spain made it through to this seasons Europa League semi final while Madrid and Barca qualified for the semi final of the Champions league. The three times Champions League winner with Madrid speaking to reporters said:
"Real Madrid have a tricky tie against Bayern. It will be great and well-matched and I want Madrid to reach the final so they play in Munich again."
Bayern Munich will host Barcelona in the first leg of the semi final while Chelsea will play against Barcelona at Stamford Bridge. The match will be played on the 17th and 18th of April respectively.