Manchester City Game Won't Influence Team Selection Against Napoli - Jurgen Klopp


Napoli coach Carlo Ancelotti has questioned the appointment of ref Viktor Kassai for their Champions League tie with Liverpool.

Read on for a transcript of Wijnaldum's press conference... "This season, we're just focusing on trying to take the next step".

'He says all these positive things about us and all these nice things about me.

The referee is an experienced official having overseen the 2011 Champions League final, but has a history with Ancelotti. The season is long and I hope we can do it, that means we will get better results. So I told him, 'Mo, you are a top player; if you look at Messi and Ronaldo, they score a lot of hat-tricks - you have to do the same if you want to compete with them'. A few days later, Napoli called me because Klopp had sent them an email inviting me, at their expense, to see the return fixture in Germany.

"Against Paris Saint-Germain, you saw [Sturridge] playing in a way you didn't see before - defending, switching positions with one of the front three and did that job". 'I told him I expect more hat-tricks this season. a year ago there was only one.

Napoli's Lorenzo Insigne, who has scored five times this season with three in last three, singled out Roberto Firmino as Liverpool's key man. "We won't be able to boss the game for its entirety, but we need to improve the way we control things at hard times, which you are bound to face against sides of such a high level".

The German added: "We're ready for a real battle".

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"They have a lot of strong players, even the ones on the bench", said the Italian worldwide.

Farmed out to West Brom in January in a bid to refind his form and fitness, Sturridge's hamstring went again in his third game and he never scored for the Baggies as they were relegated.

Klopp's Napoli analysis: 'It'll be interesting.' .

"In the moment it is all fine and we have to use it".

Jordan Henderson is known to be a midfielder who constantly wants to pass the ball forward but on Saturday he did the exact opposite and kept going back to his defenders. He dealt with it in the best way possible, since I already knew I'd embarrassed myself.

He also revealed that Jurgen Klopp was a key factor in his decision to move to Liverpool, labelling him an "intelligent man" and a "great character". "It's just about giving everything on the pitch whenever you get the minutes".