Jürgen Klopp is returning to Germany for the first time since taking the Liverpool job, as his "Reds" face Bundesliga side Augsburg in Thursday's round-of-32 Europa League match. "Kloppo" is wary of the threat Augsburg could pose.
Comparing somebody to legendary Liverpool manager and Scot Bill Shankly on Merseyside is liable to earn you howls of laughter, or worse. And yet another outsider, Jürgen Klopp, bears many of Shankly's hallmarks.
Borussia Dortmund have already identified Peter Stöger's successor, according to reports in Germany. Swiss technician Lucien Favre has plenty of Bundesliga experience but there is a huge rebuilding job to be done.
Liverpool coach Jürgen Klopp has issued a battle cry ahead of his team’s crucial Champions League second leg against Roma. Liverpool lead 5-2 from the first leg, but the German still wants his team to attack.
After a devastating performance in the first leg, Liverpool are within touching distance of a spot in the Champions League semifinals. Looking at the pattern of success in Jürgen Klopp's career so far, more is due.
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