Mascherano: Right time to leave Liverpool

Barcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano says it was the right time to leave Liverpool. Mascherano quit the Reds in the summer for Barca.

Barcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano says it was the right time to leave Liverpool.

Mascherano quit the Reds in the summer for Barca.

He said: "It is not easy to leave a team when you have been there almost four years.

"The Liverpool people and fans treated me very well. I cannot say anything against them and they will always be in my heart.

"But, though it was difficult, I knew my time there was over. Finished. I needed to go."

 
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