By Joe Bernstein for The Mail on Sunday
Published: 22:30 BST, 1 May 2021 | Updated: 01:46 BST, 2 May 2021
Jurgen Klopp has admitted it would be hard to take should Liverpool finish fourth in the Premier League this season and still be denied entry into the Champions League.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
UEFA rules allow a maximum of five clubs per country into the competition and that would include the winners of this season's Champions League and Europa League who are granted automatic qualification.
It raises the prospect of Chelsea and Arsenal, both well placed to reach European finals, joining the Premier League's current top three in the Champions League regardless of where they finish domestically.
Liverpool may not get into the Champions League next year, even if they finish in fourth place
UEFA rules only allow five teams in the competition and Chelsea and Arsenal are both in with a shot of European glory this season
The Premier League confirms on its website: 'In the event that a Premier League club win the UEFA Champions League and another win the UEFA Europa League and neither of these clubs finish in the top four of the Premier League, the club lying fourth in the table will drop into