Simeone ignores Jurgen Klopp handshake after Champions League game

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Diego Simeone has refused to shake hands with Jürgen Klopp again, with the Argentine manager. walked back into the tunnel immediately after the whistle


Diego Simeone once again refused to shake hands with Jürgen Klopp in the 2-0 defeat to Liverpool, two weeks earlier in the 3rd leg defeat to Liverpool. -2 Simeone did not shake Klopp’s hand back.

The 51-year-old Atletico Madrid has been the subject of criticism two weeks ago. After he disappeared into the tunnel immediately after losing 3-2 to Jürgen Klopp’s side at their home. And once again, Sione refused to shake hands with Klopp, the result of the match was a 2-0 home victory for Liverpool.

Before the game to visit Anfield, Simeone gave an interview about the issue that he did not shake hands with the Reds boss. which he was well aware of this news But he also insisted he would not shake hands with Jürgen Klopp, regardless of whether the match was won or lost.

“I don’t like handshaking after the game. It might be different with other managers. I understand that in England It’s what a manager should do. But I don’t like doing that. I’m not going to pretend to do something like that,” said Diego Simeone.

“I don’t know much about Klopp, but I know how good a manager he is with what he has given to the club he’s been at. I respect him a lot.”