"But then it's very important also to transmit ones smile to the players".
Moments later Lucas Torreira could only shoot straight at Alisson as the play opened up in front of goal, while Firmino and Van Dijk went close with headers from corners as Arsenal struggled to deal with Liverpool from set pieces.
From Thierry Henry's ridiculous hat-trick in Arsenal 4-2 victory at Highbury in 2004 to Liverpool's 4-3 victory at the Emirates on the opening weekend of the 2016/17 campaign.
Both sides had first-half efforts ruled out for offside, Liverpool's a more contentious call as Sadio Mane saw his celebrations cut short.
"People will say: 'Oh Arsenal will score goals...' but Liverpool's defence has been superb".
Bournemouth supporters must regularly pinch themselves in disbelief at how far they have come over the past decade, and never more so than this season.
"We had a big influence on that game".
"I want to do quickly our best performance but I know we need one process", he added. He played in the defeat to Spain, but missed the narrow win over Ireland earlier this month, due to the birth of his two children. The live stream will be available on Hotstar.
"Now for us, it's a good example of how you can improve in your way".
Liverpool nearly went in ahead at the interval as Leno followed the earlier example set by his counterpart when he charged from his line and got stuck in no-man's land, with Van Dijk flicking a header against the foot of the post.
Just 10 years ago the Cherries were fighting for their very existence having been handed a 17-point penalty in League Two, yet they will welcome English football's most successful club sitting above them in the Premier League table. "The result tomorrow is very important, but firstly I want to show everybody our best mentality in the game".
Emery could be without a host of defenders, with Hector Bellerin, Nacho Monreal, Sead Kolasinac and Sokratis Papastathopoulos all to be assessed before the game.
Despite starting the tie as favourites, Klopp insists they need to be clinical on their London tip to make sure they keep their winning run going.
"It was always hard against Arsenal (before today), it was very spectacular, today was no less spectacular just with less goals than last season".
In midfield Emery is without Matteo Guendouzi who is suspended and Mohamed Elneny is injured. Yet again, Man City will be without world-class midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, who suffered another knee injury against Fulham in just his second game back from his last knee injury.