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Georginio Wijnaldum makes Liverpool and Atletico Madrid comparison ahead of clash

Georginio Wijnaldum celebrates a goal for Liverpool

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Georginio Wiljnaldum believes that Liverpool and Atletico Madrid share many of the same qualities ahead of this week’s Champions League clash.

European Cup holders will travel to Atletico Madrid for their first leg of their last-16 Champions League tie on Tuesday night.

Wijnaldum told UEFA (via liverpoolfc.com): “They are a lot like us, fighters. They are a team more or less like us, also really difficult to beat. I think you can see that in their playing style in the competition.

“They are always battling to get results and they can easily switch at times when it is necessary, they know what they have to do to win the match. So yes, these are going to be really difficult matches.” 

Source: The Mirror

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