"It (another defeat) won't affect that (Ajax match) - we need to be ready for Wednesday".
Arsenal sit on 69 points in fifth place while Tottenham occupy fourth on 70 points. "We fought and made the effort but there is nothing to say other than we're disappointed".
The Dutch giants scored an important 1-0 win in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final tie against Tottenham in north London last week. "We are a team".
Valverde's side are 3-0 up ahead of Tuesday's return at Anfield after Lionel Messi put the Reds to the sword at Camp Nou last week, but a year ago Barca crashed out despite holding a three-goal advantage.
A frustrating few weeks was made even worse as Nathan Ake netted an injury-time victor against Mauricio Pochettino's side, after they were reduced to nine men just after half time. We can not change the decisions.
The Argentine defender made a reckless foul that was met with a deserved red card to take Tottenham down to nine men. Already on a booking, Dier appeared to trip Josh King from behind but the referee didn't give the foul.
And minutes later he nearly gave away a penalty when he kicked Callum Wilson in the back of the leg but again Pawson said no. After giving away a foul, the winger was getting up to his feet when he appeared to be struck on the back by the retreating Lerma.
1 - Only one team has lost the first leg of a Champions League semi-final at home and progressed to the final - Ajax in 1995-96.
Tottenham were their own worst enemies against Bournemouth as their top-four hopes were hit - by getting two players sent off. We have ahead two finals.
"Nothing in football is written, you have to go out there and do it. PSG [in the last 16 in 2017] - people said if they scored it was over but we went out there and scored six".