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The team's fate for collective success now rests on the Champions League final, where they will face reigning 12-time champions Real Madrid on May 26 in Kiev.

"Any player wants to do it on a consistent basis and that's what defines a good player from a great player".

He said: "You can put yourselves there with legends that won the Champions League". That's what everyone wants, ' said the Holland global.

With a 4-0 victory putting the icing on the cake of their season domestically, the Reds can go into their break with confidence and will travel to Spain for a training camp, according to MARCA, to refresh and prepare for their biggest challenge of the season yet.

"We're lucky that we can give them one if we win".

The Egyptian forward lifted the Golden Boot, given to the league's top scorer, to loud cheers after the game.

"The Real Madrid squad completed their first training session of the week as preparations ahead of Saturday's La Liga encounter against Villarreal at the Estadio de la Cerámica (8:45pm CEST) got under way", the statement said.

It is, however, something Wijnaldum believes the squad can cope with.

"You know a lot about him and the likes of [Lionel] Messi because you watch them on YouTube when you're growing up, you always watch those type of players".

GETTYRafael Benitez name was chanted by Liverpool fans at Anfield
GETTYRafael Benitez name was chanted by Liverpool fans at Anfield

Real are going for their third consecutive Champions League win, which hasn't happened in the Champions League era.

'To be fair it's hard to not think about it because everyone is talking about the final, ' he said.

That form has earned him a place in the initial Argentina squad for the World Cup this summer, as seen in the tweet below, albeit it will be whittled down and he'll hope to make the final cut.

"Everyone reminds you that you're going to play a final".

Since Buvac departed Anfield, the Reds have lost two out of three fixtures, but Klopp has sought to quell fears that his absence may have an adverse impact in the final.

"They're used to playing in games like this".

"We flew up to City during the week for a very hard game up there where the concentration levels have to be high". You need to be courageous.

"We are not this type of club that is going to invest insane money", Pochettino reminded right off the bat, but the Argentine made it very clear that he feels more is required if Tottenham are to continue challenging for trophies after finishing third, second and third in successive PL seasons: "You know me, maybe sometimes I have insane ideas".

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