Jurgen Klopp declared Liverpool have made a “big statement” by reaching the semi-finals of the Champions League for the second year in a row.
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Liverpool eased into a Champions League semi-final against Barcelona as a late flurry of goals saw them triumph 4-1 in Porto and 6-1 on aggregate.
Jurgen Klopp has promised his Liverpool players will not underestimate Porto in Wednesday night’s second leg of their Champions League quarter-final.
Jurgen Klopp laughed off Sergio Conceicao’s suggestion that his Liverpool side can sometimes play like the best team in the world before the two resume battle on Wednesday night.
Porto coach Sergio Conceicao hailed Liverpool as the best team on the planet at times this season even as he tries to plot their downfall in the Champions League.
Teams in three of the four Champions League quarter-finals are separated by one goal or fewer heading into this week’s second legs.
Naby Keita retained his starting spot in midfield for Liverpool’s Champions League quarter-final first leg against Porto at Anfield on Tuesday night.
Midfielder Naby Keita looks like he is finally starting to deliver on his £53million price tag after scoring for the second successive match to put Liverpool in control of their Champions League quarter-final with Porto.
Liverpool defender Virgil Van Dijk cast his personal Player of the Year vote for main rival Raheem Sterling as he believes the Manchester City forward deserves the recognition.
Jurgen Klopp claims he is living his long-held dream in managing a Liverpool side which can challenge for major honours.
Virgil Van Dijk insists Liverpool’s players are refusing to contemplate a Premier League-Champions League double as they know one stumble could derail that dream.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes he now has all the components to enable his side to have a hand in the future of football.
The first legs of the Champions League quarter-finals take place this week.
Liverpool have successfully negotiated a reduction in match ticket prices for fans travelling to Porto for the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final next month.
Porto progressed to the quarter-finals of the Champions League after Alex Telles’ penalty secured a 3-1 victory over Roma three minutes from the end of extra-time.
Roma boss Eusebio Di Francesco wants everyone focused on “a game of life or death” against Porto in the Champions League rather than speculation over his future.
Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco knows his side cannot afford to try to defend a slender lead after Nicolo Zaniolo’s double helped to edge out Porto 2-1 in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Nicolo Zaniolo scored twice as Roma edged the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash against Porto 2-1 at Stadio Olimpico.
Daniele De Rossi believes Roma’s Champions League clash with Porto could be the “right day” to heal the rift between the club’s fans and team-mate Aleksandar Kolarov.
Newcastle defender Chancel Mbemba has signed for Portuguese champions Porto on a four-year contract.