Gary Lineker: Why I love Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp

Gary Lineker is a big fan of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp...

Gary Lineker has admitted that he is a keen admirer of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp and believes that the German coach is a great addition to the Premier League.

Klopp has already proved himself as a popular figure at Anfield since his appointment as Brendan Rodgers’ successor at the Merseyside club back in October.

The former Borussia Dortmund boss has already led Liverpool to impressive away victories against the likes of Manchester City and Chelsea in recent weeks.

And former England striker Lineker is a big fan of the 48-year-old.

In an interview with German magazine Sport Bild, Lineker said: “He is extraordinary, shows emotion, competence and passion.

“He even swears which I find great!

“His English is excellent and he gives his players such a belief that they would die for him.”

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Klopp’s Liverpool side came from a goal down to earn a 2-2 draw with West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on Sunday afternoon.

The Reds are currently in ninth place in the Premier League table after 16 games of the new season. Liverpool are now gearing up for their trip to Watford next Sunday afternoon.

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