Coach Jurgen Klopp spoke up against Lionel Messi.
Liverpool will face No. 1 candidate for the UEFA Champions League championship this season, Barcelona after they overtook Porto 6-1 on the score with a 4-1 victory in the second leg in Portugal on the dawn. this morning (April 18).
Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and Virgil van Dijk all scored to help The Kop make their second consecutive UEFA Champions League semi-final. Looking ahead, Liverpool will have to find a way to win Lionel Messi.
Liverpool prepare to face Messi.
And when asked what was the plan for Messi after the game, Klopp said at the press conference: “Thank goodness, I don’t have to think about it tonight. I still have a few more nights.
No one in the team rushed to think about it at this time, but we will try. Before Barcelona, we will have to focus on some Premier League matches. “
Commenting on the team’s performance, Klopp stated: “We played better this season. In the second half, Porto’s energy came down clearly so we could control the game and scored.
Obviously we have more experience. We have had difficult matches away from home and we know it will be like City and Roma last year. All is OK. A difficult game but we went to the semi-finals.
This is my first time against Barcelona, apart from friendly matches. I am waiting for that.”