The Liverpool coach strongly criticized the football of Simeone’s men after being eliminated in the round of 16 of the 2019/2020 season
Jurgen Klopp, coach of the Liverpool, stated that he does not like the style of play of the Atlético de Madrid, but that he could not respect his rival more this Tuesday.
The German coach strongly criticized the football of those of Simeone after being eliminated in the round of 16 of the 2019/2020 season.
“We didn’t play well in Madrid that time, but we learned a lot from those two games. Athletic has changed some players, but has not weakened, “he said Klopp at a press conference, also remembering that that game was played in the middle of the Covid explosion.
“I think I said it after the return, I was angry, disappointed about many things and we had to focus on football in strange circumstances. They are very good and they defended themselves with everything. I could not respect more what they do. I like it? Not much, but it’s my thing. I like a different style of play. But they have been very successful like that, “he said.
“The Athletic It is a different team because they play with a different system, but they are still the same results machine as before. It’s amazing how Diego it keeps them all plugged in, “he said. Klopp.
In addition, the German spoke about the possibilities of Mohamed salah to win the Ballon d’Or.
“I have no idea what to do to win the Ballon d’Or. If you have to be in the final of the Champions League and score there, so he doesn’t have much of a chance this season. If what you need is to play well for many years, yes you have them, “he said.