Tag: Jurgen Klopp

Klopp flattered but unmoved by Beckenbauer ‘knighting’

Jurgen Klopp will not be distracted by praise from Franz Beckenbauer, after the Germany great identified the Liverpool manager as the ideal candidate to revive Bayern Munich’s fortunes. Liverpool defeated Bayern 3-1 away from home on Wednesday to eliminate the Bundesliga heavyweights from the Champions League in the round of

We don’t play PlayStation – Klopp says Liverpool couldn’t have attacked more

Jurgen Klopp rejected a suggestion Liverpool did not push hard enough to try and win their Merseyside derby at rivals Everton. Liverpool were held to their third goalless draw in their last four matches in all competitions at Goodison Park on Sunday, meaning Manchester City are a point clear at the

Klopp: Aggression needed to answer Liverpool’s critics

Jurgen Klopp labelled the external reaction to Liverpool’s mini slump “predictable” as he called on his players to show aggression in fighting back to form. Successive 1-1 draws against Leicester City and West Ham allowed Manchester City to regain top spot in the Premier League with a 2-0 win at Everton

Klopp confident Liverpool won’t crack under City pressure despite injuries

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists the Premier League leaders will not crack under the pressure of being chased by Manchester City. Monday’s 1-1 draw away to West Ham meant the Reds missed the chance to move five points clear of last season’s champions City, who can now go top on

Klopp expects another Man City ‘thunderstorm’

While things have changed since April, Jurgen Klopp told Liverpool to expect a huge test against Manchester City. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp expects to face another “thunderstorm” when his team visit Manchester City in the Premier League on Thursday. Klopp’s side head to the Etihad Stadium with a six-point lead

Mourinho had to ‘take the consequences’, says Klopp

Jose Mourinho must accept responsibility for Manchester United’s struggles, according to Jurgen Klopp. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp feels for Jose Mourinho but said the sacked manager had to “take the consequences” for what happened at Manchester United. Mourinho departed Old Trafford on Tuesday after his side were left 19 points

Jurgen Klopp praises departed Manchester United boss

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says Jose Mourinho’s reputation should not be soured by his final few months at Manchester United. Jose Mourinho remains an “outstanding manager” despite being sacked by Manchester United, according to Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp. Klopp’s Reds claimed a 3-1 victory over their rivals at Anfield on Sunday

Premier League contenders Liverpool ready to win titles

Jordan Henderson has not forgotten about Liverpool’s 2014 capitulation but the Reds skipper is confident of success this season. Stung by Liverpool’s heartbreaking 2014 Premier League campaign, captain Jordan Henderson insists the Reds are ready to win trophies ahead of their Manchester United showdown. Liverpool have the chance to reclaim

Klopp ‘would have paid double’ for Alisson

After Alisson’s great late save against Napoli, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said he “would have paid double” for the goalkeeper.Jurgen Klopp would have paid double for Alisson if he knew just how good the goalkeeper was, he said after the Liverpool shot-stopper’s heroics on Tuesday.The Premier League outfit scraped into

Klopp calls for electric Anfield atmosphere against Napoli

Liverpool face a must-win clash against Napoli and Jurgen Klopp wants Anfield to deliver.Jurgen Klopp called on Liverpool’s fans to produce an electric atmosphere when his side host Napoli in a must-win Champions League clash on Tuesday.Last season’s runners-up Liverpool are facing elimination in Group C, needing a win over

Bournemouth 0 Liverpool 4: Hat-trick hero Salah sends Reds top

Liverpool have gone to the top of the Premier League for at least a few hours, as Mohamed Salah inspired a 4-0 win at Bournemouth. MohamedSalah was the star of the show with a hat-trick as Liverpool thrashed Bournemouth 4-0 away from home to go top of the PremierLeague for at least

Salah seeks silverware over solo success

Liverpool were thwarted in their bid for trophies last season and Mohamed Salah is eager to make amends in the 2018-19 campaign. Mohamed Salah wants silverware more than any personal accolades as Liverpool seek success on multiple fronts. The Egypt international was imperious in a 44-goal 2017-18 season that nonetheless

Klopp backs Keita to become ‘massive’ for Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp clarified his comments about Naby Keita, backing the midfielder to become a star for Liverpool. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp backed Naby Keita, saying the midfielder would develop into a “massive player” for the Premier League club. Keita, 23, joined Liverpool from RB Leipzig in July, but has made