The Italian added that his team showed "great character" to respond to their 3-0 loss to Roma two weeks ago to seal their spot in the Champions League knockout stage. It's a time-honored tradition, and one likely to continue well into the future.
"I knew very well this type of game would not be easy".
"Also, when people hear the complaints of the coach, also someone has to help us - the press, the TV, to underline this odd situation". For me it was a penalty - I don't think for you guys it is, but for me it was a penalty.
Liverpool conceded one goal in wins against Maribor, Huddersfield Town, West Ham United and Southampton to stop leaking goals at an alarming rate.
And Liverpool's one day's extra rest isn't likely to give them a significant advantage.
The Spaniard had been a top performer this season until Tuesday night and Klopp has the option to persist with him, hand Andy Robertson a rare opportunity or return James Milner to the position.
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"I want to be feeling good".
"We have to work during the flight to prepare for the game, but to be honest we started [preparing] with my staff before tonight so as not to wait until at the last moment", Conte told Chelsea's official website.
"I came off [in the second half], N'Golo also. So we only play 60-65 minutes and we're ready for Saturday". They managed a comfortable 4-0 win over the Azerbaijan Premier League winners on 22 November. "He scores goals, he creates goals, he's got vision, speed, he's direct".
In the run up to the match, people have been comparing the respective strengths of both Liverpool's and Chelsea's first-team squads, and talkSPORT take a look at a combined XI featuring the best players from both teams, based on form and fitness.
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