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Former Barcelona assistant manager Jon Aspiazu, has admitted that the Catalan outfit was a little fearful going into the second leg of the Champions League clash with Liverpool back in 2019.
Jurgen Klopp’s side famously made a comeback from a 3-0 loss at the Camp Nou to dismantle Blaugranas in an iconic 4-0 thrashing at Anfield, which took Reds to their first final in the competition since 2007.
❗️Jon Aspiazu who was Enersto Valverde’s assistant manager during the time he was managing Barcelona has admitted that when coming to Anfield for the second leg in the CL the technical staff was afraid of many things, while their players showed a bit of arrogance. [@SERCatalunya] pic.twitter.com/XOmGKOlNvB
— LFC Transfer Room (@LFCTransferRoom) January 14, 2021
That was a huge revelation from the Spaniard, though not entirely surprising considering the consequences of such a humbling, with Barcelona’s players reportedly struggling to come to terms with the result.
Source-Empire Of The Kop
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