Klopp: Liverpool would struggle to replace me

first_imgLiverpool ‘Liverpool would struggle to replace me’ – Klopp sees nobody better for Reds post Ben Spratt Last updated 2 years ago 22:28 10/13/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(2) JurgenKlopp-cropped Getty Images Liverpool Jürgen Klopp Liverpool v Manchester United Premier League Although enduring a tough run at present, the German coach believes there are few better managerial candidates out there to take the reins at Anfield Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool would struggle to find a better manager if he was to be sacked by the Anfield club.The former Borussia Dortmund head coach recently celebrated his second anniversary on Merseyside, with the side enduring a difficult run in which they have won just once in seven matches in all competitions.Liverpool 17/10 to beat United Article continues below Editors’ Picks Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. But Klopp, whose side are seven points off the top of the Premier League, is adamant that there is still plenty of work to be done and remains confident he is the man to take Liverpool forward.Jurgen Klopp Liverpool sack nobody better“We are not the biggest difference from the top teams right now, even if it looks – from the points – a little bit different,” he told a pre-match news conference ahead of facing Manchester United.”If I was to come in today as a new manager – this would be the situation – and everyone would give me time now to do the next step, that would be perfect.”Unfortunately, if they sack me now, I don’t think there are a lot of managers who would do the job better than I do. I don’t think I’m perfect, but it’s quite difficult to find better options.240 – Liverpool’s games have seen more goals than any other @premierleague side since Jurgen Klopp took charge (F146 A94). Anniversary. pic.twitter.com/0FRJxdXI2H — OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) October 8, 2017 “I still think that as long as 98 per cent of Liverpudlians think we are the right way, we will succeed. It’s difficult. The good old times, when one team dominated the league for 20 years, will not come back.”He added: “I feel we are in the middle of everything. We are not at the start, but there’s still a long way to go. I knew it before, so I’m not surprised about this.” Subscribe to Goal’s Liverpool Correspondent Neil Jones’ weekly email bringing you the best Liverpool FC writing from around the weblast_img

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