Champions League: Klopp says magical Messi is unstoppable after brace against Liverpool. Lionel Messi scored a brace against Liverpool to inspire Barcelona to a 3-0 win over Liverpool.
The clash was the first leg between the two sides in their Champions League semifinal fixture – Messi’s outstanding performance in the match made Klopp admit the Argentine is “unstoppable” Liverpool boss, Jurgen Klopp, has hailed Lionel Messi as “unstoppable” following the Argentine’s magical performance that sunk the Reds in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final clash.
Messi turned the game on its head after doubling Barcelona’s lead in the second half, before putting the match beyond Liverpool with a breathtaking free-kick in the 83rd minute. Klopp said admiringly: “In these moments he is unstoppable
We couldn’t defend the free kick. What a strike! He is a world class player.
Klopp said-” ‘We just played football and I like that. I knew before Lionel Messi was a world-class player and now I saw it again I’m not too surprised.”