Riise and more: Liverpool legends react to Klopp appointment

John Arne Riise and Luis Garcia welcome appointment of Jurgen Klopp as Liverpool manager

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Liverpool have appointed Jurgen Klopp as their new manager.

Their former head coach is set to take over the reins at Anfield after the 48-year-old agreed a three-year deal with the 18-time English champions on Thursday evening.

The charismatic German guided Dortmund to two Bundesliga titles, two domestic cups and the Champions League final during an eight-year spell in charge.

Here is a selection of the best Twitter reaction from the professionals, past and present, to Liverpool’s new manager Klopp.

Champions League winner Luis Garcia is excited by Liverpool’s potential under the German:

Ex-Liverpool left-back John Arne Riise has goosebumps watching Klopp’s first interview as Reds manager:

Former Liverpool midfielder David Thompson would love to work under Klopp and is already a keen admirer:

Former Reds defender Carragher is delighted with the appointment and cheekily misleads some Liverpool supporters with his tweet:

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