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Thiago actually lauded ‘great' Liverpool last year

Posted On: 6 Jul 2020   |   Posted By: The Empire of The Kop

Thiago is being constantly linked to Liverpool right now, with the Bayern Munich midfielder not keen on extending his stay in Germany - which means the Bundesliga champions will likely sell this summer to avoid losing him for nothing in 2021.
David Ornstein has stated there is a mutual admiration between player and club, with Jurgen Klopp a known fan of the Spaniard - famously praising him in 2017 when we bought Naby Keita.
But Thiago has spoken highly of Liverpool, too - doing so before last season's Champions League Last 16 clash.
“They play awesome football these past years, and they increase every year. They are fighting in the Premier League now with the same points as City,” he said a year and a half ago, cited in the Echo .
“In the Champions League they do it, not so great in performances , but they are great.
“Yeah we are looking forward because we expect a great match, not just against a great team but also a great crowd.”
Liverpool of course went...

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