Robben picks Anfield as his 'worst stadium' ahead of Champions League return

Robben picks Anfield as his 'worst stadium' ahead of Champions League return

"Liverpool are ranked eighth in Europe by the Euro Club Index, five places lower than Bayern Munich in third".

"Last year they were in the Champions League final and at the moment they are top (of the Premier League)".

"Maybe at the start of the season they didn't have that, but now they are chasing the situation".

"But because we thought it makes sense that we don't leave our last row alone defending against Bayern, it depends all on how we defend in general, so that's it". Our history would be completely different. You can show things and say things to people - that's relatively easy - but putting it into practice is hard.

He was at Anfield for Champions League semi-final defeats in both the 2004/05 and 2006/07 season.

Wednesday's game sees Klopp come up against Mats Hummels and Robert Lewandowski, who were key figures in his Dortmund side that won back-to-back league titles in 2011 and 2012.

"So whoever plays there, I am sure they will know the role and what's expected of them". That's part of my life and part of my history.

'I do not think the public is wrong. We will try everything to, what can I say? "Liverpool has respect for us as we do for them and there will be a sporting contest tomorrow", he added. "To let them not shine".

Bayern will visit Anfield for the first leg of their knockout-round tie on Tuesday night, before the reverse match at the Allianz Arena next month.

"Tomorrow night is the biggest game of the season, then so on and so on".

It's the first time in recent memory that Liverpool have had a better domestic campaign than their German opponents, yet Robben believes Liverpool have always posed a huge threat - predominantly in European competition - especially when looking back at his time with Chelsea.

"Other draws would have been hard, but I maintain that tomorrow and in Munich the form on the day will be decisive".

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