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Jurgen Klopp Thinks Jose Mourinho Is A ‘Nice Guy’

It turns out that the under-fire Jose Mourinho hasn’t alienated everyone in the game just yet. Speaking at Liverpool’s pre-match press conference prior to their crunch clash with Mourinho’s side tomorrow, Jurgen Klopp had some kind words for the embattled Chelsea boss. Jose Mourinho has fallen out with the likes of the FA, Real Madrid manager Rafa Benitez (and his …

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Watch: Benteke Scores Late Goal For Liverpool… Klopp Loses His Mind

Jurgen Klopp must be delighted that this man is fit again… When the former Borussia Dortmund manager took the reigns at Liverpool, he surely couldn’t have imagine that the injury situation would be as bad as it has been for the Anfield club. With Benteke already sidelined, Daniel ‘Mr. Glass’ Sturridge also ended up on the physio’s table with an …

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Klopp Needs Time And Patience At Liverpool – Not A Media Frenzy

Jürgen Klopp had unwittingly given himself a new nickname and launched a thousand headlines within ten minutes of his first press conference as the new Liverpool manager. “I don’t want to describe myself [in comparison to José Mourinho]. Does anyone in this room think I can do wonders? I’m a normal guy.” “I’m the normal one,” Klopp was quoted in …

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Tactics Truck: Jurgen Klopp Progress Report

Coverage of Jurgen Klopp since his very recent arrival on English shores has been almost universally positive. The gregarious German, who worked wonders at Mainz and Dortmund through the application of his gegenpressing philosophy – essentially pressing aggressively to counter the counter-attack – has been greeted with something of a hero’s welcome by the English media. Questioning of the sustainability of …

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Video: Emre Can Scores Equaliser For Liverpool

Liverpool’s Emre Can has scored an equaliser to bring the score to 1-1 at Anfield. The hosts fell behind to Rubin Kazan in Group B of the Europa League, but have struck back in what is Jurgen Klopp’s first game in charge at home. Can, a German himself, executed a tidy finish following some poor defending by the Russian side. …

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Video: Rubin Kazan Take The Lead At Anfield

Jurgen Klopp’s first game at Anfield has got off to the worst possible start, as Rubin Kazan opened the scoring through a tidy finish from Marko Devic. Following a clean sheet at White Hart Lane in his opening game as manager, Klopp will be disappointed to see his side’s defence concede so early in his very first game at the …

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Tweet: Didi Hamann Is Not One Bit Happy With Raheem Sterling’s Agent

Raheem Sterling’s move to Manchester City from Liverpool last summer courted some considerable controversy. Since then the 20-year-old’s agent has kept shtum but today Aidy Ward has been quoted on the subject.  In an in-depth interview with the Mail Online, Ward puts forward his side of the story, stating that his client could have stayed put in Liverpool. “Raheem could’ve stayed, …

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Liverpool Confident Of Signing Ruben Neves (Reports)

Jurgen Klopp’s side believe that they have beaten Chelsea to the signing of Porto midfielder Ruben Neves, according to reports. The Portugal Under-21 star is understood to have emerged as one of Jurgen Klopp’s first transfer targets at Liverpool, with the club believed have to already made contact with the player after initially making an informal enquiry. Chelsea have also been strongly …

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Video: Jurgen Klopp’s Happy With Spurs Draw

The new Anfield boss couldn’t hide his satisfaction with today’s 0-0 draw at White Hart Lane. First game jitters, along with a massive injury calamity, means that a point away at Tottenham was more than welcome for the Reds. Klopp’s famed eccentricity continued in earnest during the interview. He got a little bored with questions about their next game against Rubin Kazan in the Europa League, staring …

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Liverpool UEFA Cup-Winning Manager Backs Klopp To Win Trophies

Liverpool’s 2001 UEFA Cup-winning manager Gerard Houllier has thrown his support behind Jurgen Klopp.  The former Anfield boss won the UEFA Cup, League Cup and FA Cup all in the same season while at Liverpool, and now Houllier is hopeful Klopp can bring a similar amount of silverware to the club. In an interview with BeIN Sports (via the Liverpool Echo) …

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Club Top Scorer Becomes Second Liverpool Player To Suffer Season-Ending Injury This Week

Jurgen Klopp already had a massive challenge on his hands in trying to revive Liverpool’s season. That task has now become that little bit more difficult with news that Danny Ings is to miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury.  Sky Sports report that the former Burnley man ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament in a regular training session at Liverpool’s …

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Liverpool Starlet’s Season Could Be Over After Picking Up Injury On International Duty

One of Liverpool’s up-and-coming prospects may have suffered a potentially season-ending injury while on international duty with England’s under-21s on Tuesday night.  The Liverpool Echo report that Joe Gomez has suffered a suspected anterior cruciate ligament injury. The 18-year-old defender now faces up to nine months in rehabilitation, a big blow for the youngster as well as incoming manager Jurgen …

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Video: Jurgen Klopp’s First Day At Liverpool

Liverpool’s YouTube channel have just released a cool behind the scenes look at Jurgen Klopp’s first day at Anfield. The 48-year-old’s arrival to the club has seen an unprecedented buzz build, and this video is the latest appetite whetter. Names like Robert Lewandowski, Andre Ayew and Marco Reus have been touted as potential targets, but for now, the new Anfield favourite is …

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New Liverpool Manager, Klopp, Already Making It Clear Who’s Boss

Liverpool’s new manager, Jurgen Klopp, has already illustrated the sterner side of his character. Having just arrived at Anfield, Klopp was keen to get to know his players, and stars not involved in international action such as Daniel Sturridge, Lucas, Alberto Moreno and Philippe Coutinho have had to now cancel their scheduled day off on Sunday, as they’ve been called in to …

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Jurgen Klopp Plans January Swoop For Two Forwards

New Anfield boss Jurgen Klopp will pursue a fresh face and an old favourite in the New Year. While Klopp is enamoured with his new Liverpool surrounds, The Mirror report that there’s one man that he can’t leave behind in Germany – Robert Lewandowski. Robert Lewandowski has now scored 14 goals in his last 5 matches for club and country. …

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Alex Ferguson Has His Say On Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool Appointment

Former Manchester United boss Alex Ferguson has had his say on the appointment of Jurgen Klopp at Liverpool.  Klopp agreed terms at the Merseyside club this week in one of the biggest managerial appointments in the Premier League this decade. The German has earned a reputation for his exciting football while coaching at Borussia Dortmund, and despite calling himself ‘The Normal …

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Jurgen Klopp: I Am Not The Special One, I Am The Normal One

Today, Jurgen Klopp was officially unveiled as the new manager of Liverpool Football Club. When introducing himself to the English media, Klopp was asked to describe himself. This in light of the fact that José Mourinho labelled himself the ‘Special One’ upon initial arrival in England. However, Klopp refused to get drawn on such a comparison, stating that he is “normal”. “If …

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