Jurgen Klopp refused to accept that luck had anything to do with him losing six straight finals as he leads Liverpool into Saturday’s all-English Champions League decider against Tottenham Hotspur, who will make a late call on the fitness of Harry Kane.
Klopp has not come out on the winning side in a final since leading his brilliant Borussia Dortmund team to a German league and cup double in 2012. Since then there have been half a dozen disappointments, including the 2013 Champions League with Dortmund, the 2016 Europa League with Liverpool, and last season’s Champions League.
“If I was the reason for losing six finals in a row, then everybody needs to worry really,” Klopp joked as he spoke at the Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid, where Saturday’s final will kick off at 1900 GMT in front of a huge contingent of travelling supporters from England.( Read More ) [via @SuperSportTV]