Last season’s UEFA Champions League winner, Liverpool FC has been declared the best club to take home this season’s Champions League cup again as a former legend at Manchester United, Rio Ferdinand, opined that the club is his best choice on the race.
Ferdinand in an interview with BT Sport said, “I can’t look no further than Liverpool if I’m honest.
“I think they’ll go through against Atletico Madrid. I think it’s a tough game but I think Anfield gives it a different dimension.
“Bayern Munich looked great yesterday against a team who are searching for form and their own identity at the moment in Chelsea,”
Meanwhile, Liverpool, in their last-16 first leg last week lost against Atletico Madrid with 1-0.
The Reds, however, has the chance to turn in for the league if they are able to defeat Atletico Madrid in their second leg at Anfield, come March 11.
Naija News recalls also that Juventus were defeated last night in their clash with Lyon, going down with a goal. On the other hand, Manchester City beat Real Madrid 2-1 at the Bernabeu, the same night.
Despite how the season is getting warm with the unexpected, Ferdinand still hopes that Liverpool is capable of winning the trophy this season, should they defeat Atletico.
Reporting earlier, Pep Guardiola reacted on Tuesday ahead of their Wednesday clash with Real Madrid, that he has is convinced that City is vindicated of the financial irregularities as alleged by the European body.