Virgil van Dijk: 'Liverpool must enjoy every bit of Champions League final'

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Virgil van Dijk has declared that "Liverpool is my team and Anfield is my home" after helping to transform the Champions League finalists following a big-money move in January.

But the goals have been far more evenly spread in the Champions League.

There was heartbreak for Mohamed Salah, who had to leave the pitch after injuring his shoulder in a tangle with Sergio Ramos.

"None of us is selfish or only wants to score".

"They have scored 90 goals between them, and they are the reason we are where we are".

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After Dejan Lovren rose above Sergio Ramos to nod a corner into the six-yard box, Mane stuck out a boot to turn the ball past Keylor Navas. He asked me that this time do not be 3-0 down.

Jurgen has well and truly converted me from a doubter to a believer, just like Torres and Gerrard converted me from a less-than-casual United supporter to a die-hard Red all those years ago.

The contrast in experience will be stark in the Ukrainian capital as Madrid seek a fourth Champions League in five seasons. "But to be in the Champions League final now, hopefully we're going to do it".

Now Aldridge has urged the Liverpool hierarchy to ensure they tie the two players down for the future with Firmino already being given a new deal recently.

The former got Liverpool back into the tie in Kiev after a remarkable mistake from Loris Karius gifted Karim Benzema and Madrid the lead.

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I still get goosebumps when I think of that rendition of You'll Never Walk Alone, and I still smile when I remember Gerrard's goal that night.

'We still had to play a qualifier to get into it and then you know what you have done.

When the game has been played, it's likely he will be leaving the club after five years to try and find some first-team football action once again. "It would be incredible", defender Raphael Varane told Madrid sports daily Marca.

Hopefully we are going to win.

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