Alonso who was a Red from 2004 to 2009 officially is still, unofficially a Red. Part of the miracle of Istanbul, he won another Champions League with real’s Decima.
Liverpool have already got some of the biggest trophy collection on the continent, could certainly with an increase. Xabi Alonso thinks Jurgen Klopp can make it happen with this team, even against Barcelona.
The official Liverpool website sat down with him and asked him if Liverpool could complete what was left incomplete last season. Can Liverpool win the Champions League this year?
“Yes, they can, because they reached the final last year so now they know how it feels to be there. But we will see.
“It’s going to be a great, great semi-final to watch and [I’m] really looking forward to it.”