Jamie Carragher reacts on Twitter to Liverpool v Borussia Dortmund draw

Jamie Carragher reacts to the Europa League draw which pitted Liverpool against Jurgen Klopp's former employers

Social Spy
By Social Spy

A photo posted by Jamie Carragher (@23_carra) on

Jamie Carragher has welcomed Liverpool’s draw against Borussia Dortmund in Friday’s Europa League quarter-final draw.

The Reds were rewarded for beating bitter rivals Manchester United over two legs with a last-eight clash against Jurgen Klopp’s former employers.

Liverpool notched up a 2-0 first-leg lead thanks to goals from Daniel Sturridge and Roberto Firmino before Philippe Coutinho cancelled out Anthony Martial’s penalty in the second leg last night.

The Reds are bidding to win the competition for the first time since it became the Europa League but will have to get past a Dortmund side which beat Tottenham Hotspur 5-0 on aggregate.

Former Liverpool defender Carragher, who won the Uefa Cup at Westfalenstadion in 2001, took to Twitter following Friday’s Europa League quarter-final draw.

Klopp won two Bundesliga titles and guided Dortmund to the Champions League final at Wembley in 2013.

MORE: The latest Liverpool news and views

MORE: The latest Liverpool player tweets

The Liverpool manager stood down as manager of Dortmund last summer after an eight-year stay at the Bundesliga club.

MORE:

MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

The Sport Review
Friendly rivals Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer celebrate ‘the great memories we shared’
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Arsenal, Man United, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 40 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 25 footballers’ cars: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Real Madrid players feature
The Sport Review
Top 20 Nigerian footballers in Premier League: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Arsenal player wages 2017: Do you know how much Xhaka, Ozil and Coquelin earn each week?
The Sport Review
Eden Hazard told he must step his game up at Chelsea this season
The Sport Review
Jose Mourinho told ‘quality’ Man United signing will shine at Old Trafford
The Sport Review
Jose Mourinho reveals exactly when 27-year-old will return for Man United