Says Jürgen's training is on another level. The intensity is always cranked up to the max and it was hard to keep up in the beggining
Says the boys were always reassuring that he'd get his chance after a while, and that the same happenned to Robbo and some of the other guys
Fabinho talks about the day after the Huddersfield match, when he trained with the boys that didn't play. Towards the end of training, Fabinho, exhausted, layed down in the pitch and Pep came to him and said -"Come, Fabinho, just a little more". A pretty important moment for him as it signaled his breakthrough as a starter
Talks about the Huddersfield and United matches and how that was the turning point for him as a starter and when our football "clicked" to him
Virgil's always cracking jokes and is a fun guy all around
Virgil Van Djik shouts his own name ("VIRG!!!") whenever he's about to go for a ball in the box and everyone knows it's time to make way
Pep Lijnders speaks portuguese and talked more to Fabinho than Klopp in the beggining
Fabinho's in awe of everything Van Djik related. Goes as far as to not have words and gasp trying to describe his dominance
Van Djik and Wij are Fabinho's best mates who helped him settle right from the get-go
Salah's reserved but talkative. Happiest guy in the world when around Lovren
Lovren's playful with Fabinho and challenges him to speak english around the other players
Fabinho calls our dutch boy Gini
Salah's the main star of the team in his opinion, but he'd give VVD the Ballon D'or for his perfomance this season
Fabinho's always wished to play with/against Messi. Talks about how even his long legs and patience were never enough to make a good tackle
Fabinho's top 3 players in the world this season: VVD, Messi and Mané
Says a team effort is the absolute most important thing for success currently in football. "Individual talent doesn't work miracles anymore".
In the dressing room at Camp Nou after the match, Jürgen laughed and congratulated the boys for they had played one of their best matches all year.
In the ice pool with Mané after the game, Klopp approaches Fab and asks: -"Gini said we'll get through next week. What do you think?"
Fab responds - "I'm sure of it"
Klopp goes -"Good. There's three of us already!"
In the preparation for the second leg against Barça, even with Salah and Bobby out, the sentiment with the players was that they'd find a way to get through.
Things went by naturally during the match, exactly as it was planned, he says. After the second goal, he says he knew Barça was already out of the game.
Says the atmosphere had a huge influence that game. -"The stadium that day. Wow."
Fabinho was already prepared for extra time and was caught by surprise like some of the other boys with the 4th goal.
Origi said that he didn't see Arnold's corner, and that his shot was pure reflex.
Fabinho says there are only two pitches he's played where the atmosphere's really different from the rest in Europe: Olympique's Vélodrome and Anfield.
Says he never felt anything similar to the atmosphere in the 4-0.
Talks about the YNWA after the game. -"Everyone gathered around the Kop, thinking about the difficulty of the game without two world-class players... I almost teared up at one point, but Firmino told me something that made it go away"
Sings a bit of YNWA around 40:20. Legend
Says it would be really frustrating not to win a title after everything they did during the season for the fans, that are special around LiverpoolTaken from
: https://www.reddit.com/r/LiverpoolFC/comments/c9i67o/interesting_snippets_from_fabinhos_podcast_for/Source is here if you want to listen and translate everything https://interativos.globoesporte.globo.com/podcasts/programa/hoje-sim/episodio/hoje-sim-14-fabinho-parte-2-os-bastidores-do-liverpool-jurgen-klopp-e-o-titulo-da-champions-league