Liverpool fans have been reacting to Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane’s comments on the Merseyside club, saying that his team would beat them if they came up against each other in the Champions League.
The Spanish giants secured their ticket into the last 16 of the competition after a 3-1 victory against Club Brugge, finishing runners-up in Group A to French side Paris Saint-Germain.
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The Reds’ 2-0 win away at RB Salzburg meant that Jurgen Klopp’s men finished top of Group E ahead of Napoli.
Zidane was feeling confident about the possibility of a repeat of the Champions League final in Kyiv, making the following remarks about Liverpool.
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has no concerns over who they will face in the knockout stages in the Champions League – even Liverpool.
“If we play Liverpool, we will eliminate them.”https://t.co/kqhOw7UQ9M
— Anfield Watch (@AnfieldWatch) December 12, 2019
Salzburg striker Erling Haaland made comments of a similar nature, that he turned out regretting after going out of the competition at the group stage at the hands of Klopp’s team.
Supporters were quick to warn Zidane after what has happened in recent years to other sides, making their feelings clear on social media.
Here you will find some of the best comments from Liverpool fans:
Famous last words
— Mr_G (@Mr_G_YNWA) December 12, 2019
They never learn 🤗
— Jaisal Singh (@jaisal_97) December 12, 2019
No one smiles after playing Liverpool over two legs
— Femi Ayangbola (@_Airfirm) December 12, 2019
First leg away 2nd leg at home brilliant 👏👏👏
— Scaramokeo (@LoyalEB2007) December 12, 2019
He is dreaming i guess 😂😂😂
— Feengaboy De Firebox (@FeengaboyF) December 12, 2019
Bring it on.
— Innocent Ngare© (@ngareinnocent) December 12, 2019
— Ryan Brown (@Ryan1988Brown) December 12, 2019
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— KopLyns⚽️ (@LynseyGloX) December 12, 2019
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