The round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League is getting closer and closer, so clubs and players are starting to think about winning these matches to stay in the dream of winning the most important tournament at club level in Europe. Tyler Adams and Leipzig will face Liverpool, who are classified as one of the best teams in the world, but are not currently living their best moment, so they hope to get two victories and advance to the quarterfinals.
In an interview for Bundesliga.com, the player trained in New York Red Bulls confirmed that he knows that he is facing one of the best clubs in the world, a team that two years ago was champion of the Champions League and that last year won the Premier League; but at the same time he hopes to be able to take advantage of the fact that he is not living his best moment, a subject that they could take advantage of to get two victories and with this stay in the contest to raise the orejona.
“It is very exciting, right? Because they won the Champions League two years ago. They won the Premier League title last year so we know we are going against a top team. Better chance for a club like ours, for a team like ours to compete against one of the best in the world and really show what we are. You can go to a game like this and anything can happen. Hopefully we can come out with two wins and show everyone that RB Leipzig is here to compete with some of the best in the world, ”he explained.
Personal and team goals
The American knows that one of the most important points is to have the greatest number of minutes available on the field, this to collaborate in the search for victories that will lead them to compete in all competitions until the end. He knows that one of the tournaments with the best chances to lift is the Cup, so he hopes to be able to put on great performances and fulfill the club’s goal.
“Personally I want to play as much as possible, contribute to the team and help them win games in order to achieve the goals of the institution. The goals are, of course, to keep making progress. That means get as far as possible in the Champions League. I think this year we have a lot of chances to win the Pokal; That’s one of our goals, then in the Bundesliga, is to finish as high as possible, ”said the former NYRB player.