"Congratulations to Manchester City". We tried everything to make it as hard as possible but not hard enough.
"They believe they will never get as good again, they will be disappointed and carry that dejection into next season. We were really good until 1-0, what happened then was clear".
He told Stadium Astro : "If you're champions of Europe, that in itself is a huge catch".
Makka Mohamed Salah - born in 2014 - began dribbling the ball from well outside the penalty area towards the goal at the Kop end of Anfield, where Liverpool's most ardent fans sit. "We will fight next season for the title".
Having two Golden Boot winners is an impressive feat and Alisson Becker was also awarded the Golden Glove after keeping 21 clean sheets in his first year in the Premier League. "It's nice but not how we wanted it".More news: North Korea calls U.S. ship seizure a 'robbery,' demands its return
"If I would start telling you all the positive things about this team we would be here until an hour before the Champions League final". We feel it. It is disappointing, it is not a wonderful moment but we have enough time to see and feel how brilliant the season was.
Klopp did not seem disappointed by the failure as much as he seemed ready for the next season, saying: "The team made so many big steps in the previous year".
The reds now head into the 2019/20 season with the last English league victory coming 30 seasons previously.
"I am very proud of this team, it's a very special team and I am very proud to be part of it", he said today. This team is one of the best to have ever played for Liverpool, 100 per cent.
City were lucky in moments, we were lucky in moments. "We were unlucky against City but scored in the last second against Everton and late on against Newcastle, they could have been draws as well". You have to deal with setbacks. That is the competition we are in. "They can't control Manchester City, short of sabotage, so they just have to focus on their own performances and they did that brilliantly". They have 198 points in two years, that's special.More news: HTC flagships getting a slice of Android Pie starting this month
"If we're ready to make the next step we'll make that next step. We will go again", Klopp said. It's only the first step.
"We were 25 points off last season".
"I do my job".
"Some clubs take three, four, five, even 10 seasons to close those sorts of gaps".
The Reds, who last won the league in 1990, face Tottenham in the Champions League final on Saturday, 1 June.More news: Paul Pogba Slammed For Fan Altercation