The considered Alisson Becker guarding one other Premier League workforce’s internet is sort of a sickening one at this level however the Brazilian has defined how one other workforce tried to signal him, in the identical summer season that he headed to Merseyside.
In an interview with UOL (translated), the 30-year-old mentioned: ‘I had a proposal from Chelsea too, however residing that [atmosphere during the Roma vs. Liverpool game] excited me quite a bit to play for Liverpool. And Klopp too. He’s a sensational individual, one of many nice coaches within the historical past of world soccer. He’s a man who does the whole lot to make us really feel snug taking part in and convey his model to the workforce’.
It’s truthful to imagine that, having performed towards Liverpool throughout the Champions League semi-final in 2018 for Roma, his expertise of how intimidating our supporters might be and the way nice Jurgen Klopp’s workforce was – helped sway the opinion of the Brazilian.
Chelsea supporters should learn this assertion and have a horrible feeling of ‘what if’, particularly after spending massive cash on each Kepa Arrizabalaga and Edouard Mendy since we’ve signed our reliable No.1.
Though the previous Roma man definitely didn’t arrive at Anfield on an inexpensive deal, seeing the Stamford Bridge membership breaking that world document charge for a ‘keeper simply days after our man arrived – makes this all really feel even higher.
It’s definitely a biassed opinion nevertheless it’s clear that our artificial the correct resolution by transferring to the Reds and we’re positive it’s one which he hasn’t regretted since he made the choice 4 years in the past.