The making of Jurgen Klopp

BBC Sport travels to Germany to retrace the steps of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp’s career in football, from a talented young player to a coach who changed the fortunes of Mainz.READ MORE: Klopp’s journey from Black Forest to heroic status at AnfieldWatch the full profile of Klopp’s career on Football Focus – Saturday, 16 May…

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool Champions League loss to Atletico Madrid ‘doesn’t feel right’

Media playback is not supported on this device I’m an ‘under-average’ loser – Klopp on Atletico defeatLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says their Champions League last-16 defeat by Atletico Madrid “doesn’t feel right” and criticised the La Liga side’s style of play.The European champions’ hopes of defending their title were ended by a 3-2 loss at…

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool boss ‘never thought’ record would be equalled

Liverpool are also on a Premier League record run of 54 successive home matches unbeatenLiverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says he “never thought it was possible” for his side to equal Manchester City’s record of 18 consecutive Premier League wins.The league leaders joined City in an English top-flight record with a 3-2 victory over West Ham…

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp warns Atletico Madrid of intimidating Anfield

Jurgen Klopp (right) substituted his captain Jordan Henderson (left) in the 80th minute because of a suspected hamstring problemJurgen Klopp warned Atletico Madrid that Anfield will be as intimidating as the Wanda Metropolitano when Liverpool look to overturn a 1-0 loss from the Champions League last-16 first leg.Saul Niguez’s fourth-minute strike was enough to give…

Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp’s side qualify for Champions League next season

Liverpool lifted the trophy for a sixth time in Madrid last MayThe knockout stage of this season’s Champions League hasn’t even started yet – but holders Liverpool have already qualified for next year’s competition.Chelsea’s failure to beat Manchester United on Monday night means the Premier League leaders have guaranteed a top-four finish.Jurgen Klopp’s side are…

Jurgen Klopp can call in during Liverpool FA Cup replay – Neil Critchley

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Shrewsbury Town 2-2 LiverpoolLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp can call into the dressing room during the FA Cup replay with Shrewsbury Town, says Under-23s coach Neil Critchley. Klopp said he and his first-team players will not be at Anfield on Tuesday so they can observe the Premier…

Jurgen Klopp backed by Liverpool over plan to miss FA Cup replay v Shrewsbury

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Shrewsbury Town 2-2 LiverpoolJurgen Klopp has the full backing of the Liverpool hierarchy over his plan to stay away from his club’s FA Cup fourth-round replay with Shrewsbury.Klopp said after Sunday’s 2-2 draw at the New Meadow that none of his first-team squad would be involved…

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool’s first team will miss FA Cup replay v Shrewsbury

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Shrewsbury Town 2-2 LiverpoolLiverpool boss Jurgen Klopp and his first-team players will not be involved in the FA Cup fourth-round replay against Shrewsbury Town, the Reds manager has said.The Premier League leaders surrendered a two-goal advantage against the League One side on Sunday after Klopp had…

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool boss says Afcon switch to January is ‘catastrophe’ for club

Media playback is not supported on this device Africa Cup of Nations switch is a ‘catastrophe’ – KloppLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says moving the Africa Cup of Nations back to January “is, for us, a catastrophe.”The 2021 tournament has been moved from the summer because of “unfavourable” weather in host country Cameroon.And the Reds face…