In a press conference after Liverpool’s 3-1 victory at Benfica, Jurgen Klopp spoke about the performance of Mohamed Salah, silent throughout the meeting, and Sadio Mané, scorer, but not the most sparkling of this quarter-final first leg of the Champions League.
On Tuesday, the Reds won in Portugal against the Lisbon Eagles in the first leg of the quarter-finals of the Champions League, while Egyptian star Mohamed Salah was transparent throughout the minutes. have been allocated. If Sadio Mané was more prominent, he was not however Liverpool’s best player on the lawn of Estadio Da Luz.
Both released just after the hour mark, Klopp spoke about the performance of the two African stars, particularly Salah. “It’s a difficult time for Mo and Sadio. The two boys came back from Africa and it’s not easy. Huge pressure on their shoulders”, regrets Jurgen Klopp. In addition, the German technician seems to be angry with Carlos Queiroz and Aliou Cissé regarding the management of the two men.
“The managers played their part in putting that pressure on. Now it’s time to fix it. It was an important game for Mo and Sadio. We could score, we couldn’t. But everything will be fine”concluded Jürgen Klopp.