Liverpool striker Sadio Mane admitted he was jealous when his team-mate Philippe Coutinho was drawn to Camp Nou.
The Brazilian worldwide left in January 2018 for £ 142 million after failing six months earlier.
Liverpool dealt with the disturbances created by the playmaker's switch request and his subsequent departure, however Mane admitted that she had left a gap.
"He’s an excellent participant and I’m a little bit jealous that Barcelona has had it," stated the Senegalese worldwide.
"I'd like to see him once more however we’re pleased for him.
"He actually loved taking part in alongside his teammates and gave all of it. He’s nonetheless younger and may progress lots.
"I do know him, he works laborious. I hope that tomorrow he’ll nonetheless be in mattress after we play!
The supervisor, Jurgen Klopp, is glad with the way in which his group has handed Coutinho with no hitch and has grow to be, undoubtedly, a greater participant.
"Sure, Phil Coutinho misses us lots as a result of he's a world-class participant and I cherished working with him," stated the Reds boss.