"Sometimes you have to read in the newspaper or watch on TV things that are no good for the club, but it's football. We know he's a good manager. It's not easy in three years to get to two [Champions' League] finals. Now the team is again in the semi-finals, so Liverpool is at the moment one of the best teams in Europe. And the manager is one of the best in Europe. Of course you need to be a good manager to do that."