Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane has shared his expectations for the upcoming Champions League quarter-final. Facing Liverpool, these were the words of Zidane – ‘For us it’s like a final.’
In his talks to As, per Zidane: “For us it’s like a final.”
“We have 180 minutes ahead of us, but first and foremost we are thinking about tomorrow’s game. We don’t look beyond that,” said Zidane.
“Klopp is a great coach with a lot of experience. You can see his work throughout his coaching career now,” he said about his rival, whom he beat one as the best manager in the world.
“Liverpool have great players who can replace the injured. We also have losses, but Real Madrid are always strong. There will always be someone missing,” he observed about their rivals.
“Liverpool are a very cohesive team. The trio of strikers are good and very effective, but the whole team is very strong. They are good in terms of teamwork.”