"We don't have the same money as United or Chelsea but that is not a problem for us," he said.
"We will try to win trophies with money or without it, it doesn't matter to us. 'In the past two years, United have been the strongest team in Europe and we had to fight against them. This year they have lost an important player, so maybe it is our time.
"When I was a kid I was always looking up to Atletico Madrid strikers but when I came to Liverpool I saw DVDs of Robbie Fowler and Kenny Dalglish. They are legends of Liverpool. One day I would like to be close to them."