Benfica forward Darwin Nunez has revealed how he felt after hearing Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp’s praise of him. Adding he was amazed. A Reds player in the UEFA Champions League game last night
Benfica forward Darwin Nunez has said he will regard Jürgen Klopp ‘s praise as a commendation. But he will remain focused on the club. The Uruguay international is enjoying an outstanding year and as a result has attracted interest from clubs across Europe. His transfer fee will go even higher after scoring at Anfield in Portugal’s 3-3 draw at Anfield in the Champions League on Wednesday night. 13 April 2022), however, it was not enough to lead them through to the next round as the Reds lost 6-4 on aggregate.
So far, Nunez has scored 32 goals in all competitions and Liverpool are among the clubs linked with the 22-year-old , with Klopp openly showing his admiration ahead of Wednesday’s clash. In this Benfica star player, who will certainly be the target of being offered for purchase this summer. “He’s a really good looking young man. And a good player as well,” said the German coach. “I would have to say, really, really, really good. Of course I’ve known him before. But he played in front of me in a tough fight against Ibu Konate. He’s physically strong, fast, and finishes very, very calmly, very good if he stays fit like this. A great career path awaits him.”
Despite receiving attention from many The UFABET club also received praise from Klopp. But this player wants to focus on the Lisbon Falcon. After rarely having the opportunity to enter the field in the last season. The forward has also become a key player for Benfica. And he declined to comment on his future until the season was over. “What the Liverpool coach said Like our coach I’ll take that as a compliment. But my heart is in Benfica. until the season is over I won’t say anything And I will give everything for this shirt,” Nunez told TVI . “My job is to keep going like this. Take advantage of this good fortune that happened to me. Last year I didn’t play at all. But this year I had an incredible season. I have to continue like this.”
After last night’s game, Nunez was also intrigued by Alisson Becker’s reaction after the Liverpool goalkeeper saved a shot that could become his second of the game. The striker’s post-match comments on Sky Italia were reported on Twitter by ESPN senior writer Gabriel Marcotti . opp again There is also a ball that shoots in, but is forfeited by VAR. There is also a beautiful shot rhythm. That was saved by Alisson until he was very amazed by the skill of this glue and said in an interview. “Is that save Alisson’s? unbelievable I swear I saw the ball go in.. And then later it wasn’t.”
For now, Liverpool will face Villarreal in the quarter-finals of the Champions League and they are aiming to reach the final for the first time since winning the title this year. 2019, with the Spanish elite defeating Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals and making the Reds the favorites to reach the final of this tournament in Paris.