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The surprising favourites of Jürgen Klopp to win the Champions League

Published:16/02/2020 - 20:26h

Updated:16/02/2020 - 20:26h

Jürgen Klopp's Liverpool is a favourite to win the Champions League, but the coach prefers to look towards his rivals. The german has given a surprising answer about the candidate he sees with more options to conquer the trophy

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The season 2019-20 has gone in in his decisive phase, and very soon will return to scene the Champions League. After completing his phase of groups does some months, the most prestigious competition of Europe will finish the next to base of eliminatory, that from next week will clear, to start with, the eighth of final. The career by the 'orejona' go on, and is hotter that never.

On east and other subjects spoke in an interview for 'The Guardian' Jürgen Klopp, that prefers to free to the Liverpool of pressure. The English group, valid champion of the tournament, is the firmest applicant to revalidate the title, although the germano does not see it like this. "I do not know until where can arrive, but there is not need to think still because in this moment the only in what we have to concentrate us is in the Athletic of Madrid".

"What yes know is that the past year showed that we could win to the best. It does not mean that we will do it again, but we can do it. There are a lot of strong teams by here, also have to be smart to litigate. Then also it is a question of this, because to win also believe", added, before launching a surprising bet on his main favourite to reign in the old contintente.

"The Juventus is the favourite of the League of Champions. I do not see Italian football the sufficient, but do not understand how fixes them to him not to be in command of the Series To with ten points of advantage on the other. The Juventus of Maurizio Sarri has the best team that have seen in all my life, with players of quality. It is a madness, the best to win the Champions", insisted, although also metio to others in the group of head.

"The staff of the Bayern of Munich also is enormous, the PSG is incredible when it is in shape, never can descartar to the Barça and do not forget to the Manchester City, because the Champions will be one of his big aims", reflexionó, and to many has them escocido that in his list did not appear the Real Madrid. It seems that the one of Stuttgart also has clear by who decants in the crossing between the whites and the 'sky blues'.

Klopp Supports to Guardiola and to the players of the City

Precisely, Klopp devoted a message of support to one of his big competitors, a Manchester City struck by a sanction of the UEFA. "It was a 'shock'. Somebody sent me an article and, sincerely, do not have idea of how work these things, but what can say in this regard it is that the Manchester City has been playing football sensacional since I arrived here. I admire what do it and what does Pep".

"I imagine me that it is difficult for the players of the City, have to lidiar with this. I do not know exactly what sucedió and what drove to this punishment. Of course, the club will appeal and can imagine that it will go out more information. To be sincere, I'm sorry by Pep and the players, because they have not done at all bad. They have played fantastic and helped to improve the competition. But it is necessary to accept the rules, will see what sucede", resolved.

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