After securing the two last goals in the Champions League semi-final, it was a 3–0 victory for the Blaugrana against The Reds. Lionel Messi spoke to Movistar concerning the game and also celebration after his first goal for the team.
On Coutinho’s whistling: Yes it was ugly that they whistled a teammate. We are in a great moment and we have to be together. In times like this, we will not criticize anyone. We will all go through this together.
On Liverpool’s play: We let ourselves to be outplayed by our rival. We had no control of the ball and we totally lost possession. But with the result, it seemed everything went well for us today.
On Dembele’s miss: Dembele’s opportunity to increase our advantage would have being great.Four goals would have being a lot better for us but eventually its a good result. We are not complaining.
On Freekick goal: The ball seemed perfect because that was where I wanted the ball to be. Luckily, it went to that exact spot.
On away goals: We are very happy that our opponent did not put in any goal. We were better in the first half but they got better in the second half of the game. We did what we have to do to stop goals even though they had very few chances.