"Liverpool are probably the team that press best," he told the Guardian. "I can't really see where their weaknesses are. They attack so well and now they have [Ibrahima] Konate competing with [Joel] Matip. The left-back and the right-back are like strikers basically.
"They have two players who fight for Ballon d'Or, [Mohamed] Salah and [Sadio] Mane. Now they've signed Luis Diaz and he settles in like he has been there five years. They're the best team in Europe but, as a footballer, what do you want? To play this sort of game, travel around Europe.
"We have a dream in the back of our heads to play a Champions League final. We know it's tough but the whole team, the whole town, is excited. It's difficult but we've got confidence: we knocked out Bayern Munich and Juventus and we're going there to compete. We're not going there just to look at Anfield."