Liverpool hero Wijnaldum says Klopp made him angry

Georginio Wijnaldum of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team's third goal with Jordan Henderson and Trent Alexander-Arnold during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final second leg...

Liverpool star came off the bench to score twice.

Georginio Wijnaldum of Liverpool celebrates after scoring his team's third goal with Jordan Henderson and Trent Alexander-Arnold during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final second leg...

Georginio Wijnaldum came off the bench to score twice in Liverpool's incredible Champions League victory over Barcelona.

Liverpool beat Barcelona 4-0, scoring three times in the second half.

Wijnaldum was a half-time substitute, replacing Andy Robertson, who picked up an injury. He went into midfield with James Milner slotting into defence.

 

The Dutchman scored twice midway through the second half, and admits he was upset to have been benched for the fixture.

He told BT Sport's live coverage: ""Unbelievable. After the game in Spain we were confident we could score four and win 4-0. People outside doubted us and thought we couldn't do it. But once again we showed everything is possible in football.

"I was really angry that the manager put me on the bench. I just tried to help my team, I’m happy I could do that with two goals."

Georginio Wijnaldum of Liverpool celebrates at full time during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final second leg match between Liverpool and Barcelona at Anfield on May 7, 2019 in Liverpool,...

Wijnaldum has written himself into Liverpool folklore with his brace, along with teammate Divock Origi.

Whatever happens in the final, Liverpool's win last night will be remembered for a long, long, time.

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