13 September, 2017
Such form has not gone unnoticed by ex-Netherlands midfielder Van Bronckhorst, who believes they have every chance of winning the Champions League this term.
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"But he has endangered a player, so I can see why a referee would send him off".
They have been dismissed as total rags at 150/1 to win Group C and 40/1 simply to qualify but a well-drilled, passionate collection of players and coaches are not just here to make up the numbers with the potential to make one or two of these nights uncomfortable for more established outfits.
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"Few times in your career do you get to play in front of an atmosphere like this".
When questioned if the home of five-time European champions Liverpool had a created any fear among his side, Berizzo said: "I think it is the opposite".
However, the three Match of the Day stars, three of the finest English strikers of the last 30 years, all concur that they would have made the exact same challenge. He's a big inspiration. "He has his own vision".
The goalkeeper, who trained with his team-mates on Monday after suffering facial injuries in a nasty clash with Liverpool's Sadio Mane, was sporting a protective helmet as City were put through their paces on Tuesday morning.
When you arrive in last stages, the dream is there, close.