The 26-year-old is relishing the fourth-round tie on Saturday.
Klopp described the chastening Premier League defeat to Brighton as the worst of his Liverpool tenure
With just one game to go until the midway point of the season, Atleti sits 13 points behind leaders Barcelona and is out of both the Champions League and the Copa del Rey. "We are out of the Champions League and the Cup, we have the entire second round left to reach the goal," Simeone said after the team's 3-1 defeat to Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey. With the team exiting the Champions League group stages in last place for the first time in their history, Simeone has come under more pressure than ever before.