Liverpool vs Barcelona: Jose Mourinho tips Barca to progress to UCL final

Liverpool vs Barcelona: Jose Mourinho tips Barca to progress to UCL final

- Liverpool vs Barcelona at Anfield is upon us and Jose Mourinho has released his prediction for tonight's UCL semi-final second leg tie

- The ex-Real Madrid, Chelsea and Man United boss is in high demand as a pundit ahead of the Champions League semi-final reverse fixtures

- Mourinho insists Mohamed Salah's late miss at Camp Nou will have an effect in the final outcome after tonight's game as he sees Barca advancing to the final

Ex-Man United boss Jose Mourinho has revealed his prediction ahead of tonight’s UCL semi-final reverse leg tie between Liverpool and Barcelona at Anfield.

According to The Mirror, the Portuguese tactician, who is still out of work since quitting Old Trafford mid-December, believes Mohamed Salah's late miss during the clash at Camp Nou could end Jurgen Klopp's side quest to play in back-to-back UCL final next month.

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"When the result was 2-0, I was still thinking it's open," Mourinho the pundit said.

"When they missed that late chance for the 3-1, I would say open, but 3-0 is 3-0.

"I know that Liverpool at Anfield is really hard, the team is good, but if Barcelona score one goal, they have to concede five.

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"I think it's too much and I think the team (Barcelona) is with that appetite. I think Messi is dragging everybody with him for that appetite to make it happen. I think Barcelona has it."

Earlier, reported that Barcelona sent a get well message to Liverpool after Klopp confirmed Salah will miss Champions League semi-final second leg with concussion

Barcelona showed high sense of gamesmanship by penning a classy message to Liverpool after Mohamed Salah was ruled out of their UCL reverse tie at Anfield.

According to the Daily Mail, Salah will miss the encounter after failing to recover from a concussion after a head injury in Liverpool's win 3-2 over Newcastle on Saturday evening and must miss tonight’s game as the Reds’ attempt to bounce back from a three-goal deficit from the first leg against Barcelona.

Jurgen Klopp revealed on Monday, May 6, that Salah will not be available for selection during his pre-match press briefing citing the concussion. ( -> We have updated to serve you better

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