The 58-year-old spoke to the media ahead of the friendly match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Liverpool legend Craig Johnston paid a visit to a Melbourne Victory training session on Monday ahead of their friendly with the Premier League club.
The 58-year-old, who spent nine years as a player at Anfield, is backing the A-League side to beat his former club when they take to the field in front of an expected sell-out crowd of 90,000 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Wednesday.
Johnston, along with head coach Ange Postecoglou addressed the waiting media and expressed his delight at the growth of Australian football.
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