Moreno: I’m a Sevilla fan…

Liverpool’s Alberto Moreno is ready for the ‘strange’ experience of facing the team he support, Sevilla, in the Europa League Final.

Moreno began his career at Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan before a 2014 switch to Anfield, lifting the Europa League that same year.

“It will be a strange final. I was born in Seville, I'm from Seville and I'm a Sevilla fan. I was at Sevilla for 10 years – from a young age – but now I'm a Liverpool player. I'm happy here and I’m developing further,” he told an interview with UEFA’s official site.

“A year-and-a-half ago I was sharing the dressing room with my friends at Sevilla, and now I'll be facing them in a European final. It will be fantastic, and I can't wait for the day of the final.

“Winning the 2014 final with Sevilla is a wonderful memory. Winning a trophy is amazing – it was my first year as a professional, and winning the Europa League straight away was brilliant. Would I love to win it again? Of course. Everybody wants to win every possible trophy.

“Sevilla have a very good team, and as everybody knows they've reached three consecutive Europa League finals. They're a tough team with some great players, but we've also had a fantastic Europa League campaign, and we've become stronger and stronger.

“We have to be ourselves – we have to believe in ourselves, and do what we know how to do. Belief is the most important thing.”

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