Liverpool, who won the last of their five European Cups in Istanbul in 2005, did not even compete in Europe last season, leaving Klopp's team without the Champions League pedigree of Zinedine Zidane's squad.
Zidane: "I'm not anxious about who he played in attack. Whatever praise or criticism we receive doesn't really matter".
Few could have imagined Salah's impact, powering the five-time European champions to their first Champions League final in 11 years with 11 goals in a run that began in the playoff round.
Klopp has the chance to become only the fourth manager in the club's long history to win a European Cup, following in the hallowed footsteps of Bob Paisley, Joe Fagan and Rafael Benitez. I think that it will be talked about.More news: Brad Pitt 'threatened to kill Harvey Weinstein' claims Gwyneth Paltrow
"We can not try to fight on their level, but tactics are there to bring a better opponent to your level and when they are on your level, you try to beat them".
"I know the pressure will come, that's how it is but in this moment I only feel the opportunity, " he said. But if he loses the final I would be shocked if he keeps his job because they are miles behind Barcelona'.
"You need to be up for it and in this club you can never let up, let alone in this competition, with the history this club has in it".
A group of supporters from Liverpool's Mumbai Supporters Club has travelled all the way to Kiev to follow the Reds and they no doubt, are not the only ones. "For an offensive player that is pretty rare in world football".
"It doesn't really bother us, the team that is in fashion or that is being talked about the most".More news: I'm not excited for 'Solo: A Star Wars Story.' What's going on?
"This season was exceptional, unbelievable, but there is still one more game to go". That is normal, but in the game shoot, strike, cross, make headers, bicycle kicks if you want. "Obviously that hard work has paid off for him". In terms of the individual, I love to play the Champions League.
"They've won the Champions League three times in the past four years, so they have a lot of experience", Salah said.
"Being the largest Liverpool Supporters Club in the Indian Subcontinent we have received an overwhelming response for our two official catch screenings which are happening in the suburbs of Mumbai".
"The most goals ever, that's us", Klopp said. We are different. We have been different the whole campaign and we want to be different again in the final.More news: Rose McGowan and Other Accusers React to Harvey Weinstein Turning Himself in