Jurgen Klopp delivers Roberto Firmino update after Liverpool FC beat PSG

Carrie Guzman
September 20, 2018

We have to. Although we see ourselves [there], we have to keep making the point.

Thomas Tuchel's men were beaten 3-2 by Liverpool in a pulsating Champions League encounter on Tuesday night, with Neymar struggling to make an impact and Kylian Mbappe being guilty of a crucial error late on.

The 26-year-old was a major doubt for the PSG game and missed training the day before.

Sportsmail columnist Martin Keown returned to answer more of your questions in this week's Tackle Keown, with PSG's disjointed display at Anfield top of the agenda.

"I think it would have been very disappointing not to win".

Klopp is certainly on the money when he says it's not so long ago few would've given Liverpool a chance against the likes of PSG.

"One, two, three years ago the people would have thought that's a mountain we can not climb". He took Dortmund to the German Cup and Champions League finals, whilst taking the Reds to the Europa League and Champions League finals.

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Jamie Barjonas, who is now on loan at League Two outfit Bury from Rangers, has judged Sadio Mane as a better player than Neymar at present, after the Brazilian's disappointing outing against Liverpool in the Champions League.

"They changed a bit of the system, we expected it and didn't think too much about it", Klopp told BT Sport.

"I wouldn't disparage the French league, as France are the current world champions and many of their players are in Ligue 1".

It is admittedly slightly worrying that his performances this season so far have in no way been reminiscent of last year's superlatives.

Henderson was given the nod to start against PSG during the week, meaning Keita could be brought back into the line-up for the Premier League clash.

"I think it is about desire and belief, it is what we try to do".

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