?Whilst providing analysis for the Champions League final in Madrid, former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has singled out one player who he feels made the difference for Liverpool.
Jurgen Klopp’s men were dispatched by Real Madrid in the final last season with two blunders from
“And when Tottenham managed to do something and to create something, the player that was missing last season was there today [Alisson].
“He was not phenomenal, he didn’t make five or six or seven saves, but he had a couple of saves that stopped ?Tottenham to draw.”
The Brazilian was signed for £67m last summer and has turned out to be pivotal to ?Liverpool’s success this term. He kept 20 clean sheets in the ?Premier League and won the Golden Glove.
Klopp echoed Mourinho’s views and also praised his keeper whilst speaking to ?BT Sport directly after the final whistle. Engulfed in celebrations, Klopp proclaimed: “We had a goalkeeper who makes difficult things look easy.