Jurgen Klopp: Book your hotels for next year's Champions League final'
Jurgen Klopp: Book your hotels for next year's Champions League final'
Jurgen Klopp: Book your hotels for next year's Champions League final'
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Jurgen Klopp: Book your hotels for next year’s Champions League final’

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp vowed that they will return next season and has told fans to book their hotels for next year’s Champions League final. They were denied a seventh Champions League as they lost 1-0 to Real Madrid in the final. Vinicius Junior scored the winner after Thibaut Courtois put on a spectacular display in goal for the La Liga champions.

“It’s not bad to get to the final – it’s kind of a success although not the success you want to have,” Jurgen Klopp said after losing the Champions League final. “I have a strong feeling we will come again. The boys are really competitive and are an outstanding group – they will be that again next season. And we go again. Where’s it next season? Istanbul? Book the hotel!”

“The mood in the dressing room makes it feel like not a great season at this moment – we’ll need a few minutes or hours for that,” he added. “We played a good, not a perfect game. A perfect game wouldn’t have been possible with how the opponent set up with the deep formation, counter-attacks, and long balls – that was tricky. Like the disallowed goal in the first half was a long ball that we couldn’t defend in the first place. We had a lot of shots but not the clearest – only three forced (Thibaut) Courtois into top saves.”

“We conceded a goal from a throw-in. (Federico) Valverde wanted to shoot, Vinicius was there and that’s it,” he concluded. “The boys tried everything, especially at 1-0 down then we played like we wanted to play before. We had our midfielders too deep. It’s a threat they are with counter-attacks. We wanted to be braver in the second half. That’s what we said at half-time. We played around them. We should have played more in the formation than around them.”

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