Jurgen Klopp discusses managing Real Madrid, Barcelona or Atletico Madrid

The Liverpool boss discussed the possibility of managing one of Spain's big three clubs. Would he leave England for Spain?
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Liverpool face Real Madrid in the Champions League quarter finals at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. Although Mohamed Salah has been in the news once again after being linked to Real Madrid and Barcelona, it was Jurgen Klopp discussing a move to Spain that made the headlines. 

The German boss was asked about managing Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid. 

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When asked about Real Madrid he responded, "If I had at the end of my career three clubs, Mainz, Dortmund and Liverpool, that would not be too bad? I would not regret it [not managing Real Madrid]."

"When we flew out, I regret we don't live here! The weather is so much better here! You are blessed!"

The questions about Jurgen Klopp leaving Liverpool for Spain did not stop there. Shortly after he was asked about managing Real Madrid, Jurgen Klopp was asked which Spanish club he believes that he would suit best. 

"[Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid] are three good clubs. I would fit all of them! But I have no time and my Spanish is really bad! Real Mallorca would be nice! To live at least!"

Karim Benzema

After discussing his managerial future, the German manager was asked if Liverpool is out for revenge after the 2018 Champions League final. 

"We are not on a revenge tour here. I don't believe too much in revenge, but it would be nice to get through."

"Madrid are outstanding - sometimes you meet opponents again. It is nothing to do with the Premier League season either."

Liverpool play Real Madrid in the Spanish capital in the first leg of the Champions League finals.