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Liverpool: Jürgen Klopp smashes the Nations League

If the France team won the second edition of the League of Nations by overthrowing Spain, this young competition created by UEFA recently is far from unanimous. And it is not the exciting Final 4 of this 2021 edition that will change the minds of the most skeptical, like Jürgen Klopp. The 54-year-old German technician blasted the Nations League, and therefore UEFA indirectly, in an interview with Sky Germany these last hours. “It’s crazy what we do with this”, first let go of the Liverpool coach, before continuing, visibly more and more surprised by this competition.

“In the summer, there will be four more Nations League games, which is crazy. […] The reason is that there are too many crazy games, there are so many friendlies. But since the competition is there, there is no way to withdraw a match. All the federations got into trouble. This is absolute madness. It is not normal for it to be done that way. This greed is done on the backs of the players. I didn’t know there was a match for third place in the Nations League (between Italy and Belgium a few days ago, Editor’s note). That does not make any sense. With the requirements for the players, that is not possible. “ A position shared by many of his peers …

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