Jurgen Klopp Wants League Cup Triumph: “Nobody Remembers The Runner-Up”

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Klopp wants League cup triumph – Manager Jurgen Klopp has told his Liverpool side that no one ever remembers the runner-up of the League Cup, meaning they have to win it.

Klopp wants League cup triumph: Liverpool
Klopp wants League cup triumph: Liverpool

“Never heard about second place in Carling Cup,” Klopp said. “Does anybody know who got it four years ago? I don’t think so.”

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“So that’s the situation, but it is the only possibility to go to the final if you can win it so that’s what we have to do. And reaching a final is great but in the end it is only memorable if you win it and that’s what we have to do. But that’s a long time, we have a little time till or we could have a little bit of time until then, so yeah.”

“But tomorrow is only one target: go to the final and then celebrate it more in your mind than in the real world because we have the next game on Saturday.”

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“Of course it is football and you should not waste opportunities of winning something,” he said. “I know for the players it is very important – this game, really important. So they are here much longer than I, than I am, and that is the most important thing. They want to go to the final.”

Liverpool take a 1-0 lead into the second leg of the League Cup semi-final as they host Liverpool tonight.



Quo non Ascendam. Writer. E-mail: wana@360nobs.com

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