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UK: Barcelona trains ahead of Champions League semifinal against Liverpool

United Kingdom, Liverpool
May 07, 2019 at 04:29 GMT +00:00 · Published

FC Barcelona held their final practice in Liverpool on Monday, ahead of the Champions League semi-final return leg against Liverpool FC.

Speaking at a press conference, FC Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde was wary of their opponent's might, saying Liverpool FC could end up beating his team.

"We're playing against an opponent with a fantastic strategy and I'll say it again, we have to remember we're facing a rival, an opponent that could beat us. Seeing the ground tomorrow, I don't think we'll be relaxing at all. We'll face up to it the way we have done in many games this season."

Liverpool host Barcelona at Anfield on Tuesday night, with kick-off scheduled for 19:00 GMT. The Blaugrana will seek to defend a three goal advantage from the first leg in order to make it to the final.

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FC Barcelona held their final practice in Liverpool on Monday, ahead of the Champions League semi-final return leg against Liverpool FC.

Speaking at a press conference, FC Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde was wary of their opponent's might, saying Liverpool FC could end up beating his team.

"We're playing against an opponent with a fantastic strategy and I'll say it again, we have to remember we're facing a rival, an opponent that could beat us. Seeing the ground tomorrow, I don't think we'll be relaxing at all. We'll face up to it the way we have done in many games this season."

Liverpool host Barcelona at Anfield on Tuesday night, with kick-off scheduled for 19:00 GMT. The Blaugrana will seek to defend a three goal advantage from the first leg in order to make it to the final.

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