While the Germany international thinks the Reds are a better team, he cannot ignore the Spanish giants' history in the competition and their ability to push through against all the odds.
"I predict a 2-2 draw and Liverpool to win on penalties."
The Reds have history with penalties, especially in recent months, after they beat Chelsea in both the Carabao Cup final and FA Cup finals on spot-kicks.
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