Khabib Expresses Admiration For Liverpool’s 2005 Istanbul Heroics
Khabib Nurmagomedov has expressed his love for soccer and his admiration for the Liverpool aspect who managed to tug off an unbelievable comeback to win the Champions League last in opposition to Milan in Istanbul again in 2005.
The light-weight champion was fairly knowledgable so far as soccer was involved upon being requested for his tackle the game as a complete.
Citing Liverpool’s 2005 heroics in Istanbul as an actual excessive level of his love of soccer, Nurmagomedov defined how a lot he loved watching that staff overturn such a large deficit as a way to pull off the comeback to finish all comebacks and shock AC Milan in Turkey.
Talking throughout a current interview with BT Sport, Khabib spoke fondly of his recollections of watching that Liverpool aspect particularly and the way the English Premier League, in his estimation, is the best league on the planet.
“I believe I’m not solely a fan, I believe I do know [football] historical past. English Premier League, for me, is the most effective league on the planet. I comply with every part.”
“I bear in mind after I was a child in 2005 after I watched Liverpool versus Milan, in Dagestan. We had a giant display TV on the seashore, 1000’s of individuals [were] watching this match.
“And once they had been shedding after the primary half 3-0, and I actually believed, ‘They’ve to return again, they’ve to return again’ as a result of I appreciated the staff.
“It was Milan Baros, [Vladimir] Smicer, [John Arne] Riise, [Sami] Hyypia. I bear in mind this. Stevie Gerrard! It was an excellent staff, however proper now they’ve an excellent staff too. I watch all of the Champions League matches and Liverpool. However I’m a giant fan of Actual Madrid.”
“However I like English Premier League, even when the worst groups are enjoying, they’ve the most effective video games.” (through JOE.ie)
Watch Khabib’s interview in full under:
Cillian Cunningham, Match of Day