Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp unhappy with PSG behaviour in Champions League loss

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp unhappy with PSG behaviour in Champions League loss

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp unhappy with PSG behaviour in Champions League loss

Neymar scored the decisive goal in a 2-1 home win for Paris Saint-Germain that leaves Liverpool on the brink of an early Champions League exit.

Koke set the ball rolling against Thierry Henry's rock-bottom Monaco after just 90 seconds, before Antoine Griezmann ended the match as a contest after just 24 minutes.

"They were constantly down and everything, it looks like we use elbows and it made the boys in a negative way aggressive, which doesn't help".

The containment option went out of the window after less than 15 minutes, though PSG's front men had to be satisfied with a supporting role.

"You act like you die and the next moment you get up".

"I know that now the main headline will be "Klopp said" but the number of interruptions in that game was just not cool", Klopp said.

Yet even so, after a James Milner penalty had brought the game back into range, they missed too many second-half chances. We showed them in half-time, but unfortunately - because it's football - they adapted as well and closed the last line in the centre, which was open unbelievably wide in the first half.

Liverpool registered a last-gasp victor through Roberto Firmino when the two teams met at Anfield and played out an entertaining 3-2 score-line in the reverse fixture in September. It was clever of PSG. "It was smart in a way and the referee let that happen". But we have to deal with it, that's our job.

Liverpool pressed for an equaliser as they improved after the break, but in a niggly game could not muster enough in the final third to draw level.

Speaking ahead of his sides Group C clash with Liverpool tonight Buffon revealed that he is happy he is still in with a chance of lifting Europe's most prestigious prize.

Van Gaal is well placed to speak about Barcelona, having won two La Liga titles, one Copa del Rey and a UEFA Super Cup with them during the first of his two spells in charge, back in the 90s.

PSG were not fortunate in victory and actually arguably deserved to win by more, such was the nature of their display.

Everton are doing really well this season, they're a completely different cup of tea, I would say, to the last few years so it will be a tough one.

Liverpool will now have to beat Napoli at Anfield in game week six and there are a lot of mitigating circumstances on that game.

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