Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool to Rocky, Manchester City to Ivan Drago

Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool to Rocky, Manchester City to Ivan Drago

Jurgen Klopp Compares Liverpool to Rocky, Manchester City to Ivan Drago

Liverpool FC signed AS Monaco midfielder Fabinho and RB Leipzig's Guinea global Naby Keita to bolster their options in the middle of the park under Klopp. "We have to consider whether it's a risk or not and if it's a risk, whether we take it or not".

"But you all ask me about the gap to City and what we have to do".

"The players know I have to choose one starting XI, but also they know that if during the whole season you don't have a strong squad and just a team, it can be very hard to be successful". We want to be champions of England, but what about [Manchester] United and the other clubs?

"We can not go there and win just because we are Liverpool".

Liverpool spent a reported £176million ($225million, 196million euros) bringing in, among others, Brazilians goalkeeper Alisson and midfielder Fabinho and Klopp hopes to deliver Liverpool's first league title in the Premier League era, with the last of their 18 champions crowns coming in 1990.

If Matip and Gomez are unavailable, Nathaniel Phillips, who has performed well in pre-season, will likely partner Van Dijk.

"A lot of people think because of the transfer window we will (challenge more) - but that's not how it is". We are the ones that have to do more, to fight more, to do all these things.

Jose Mourinho: Man Utd boss 'not confident' of deadline day signing
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he is relaxed about his team being Premier League title favourites once again. The lack of new signings will compound issues surrounding his squad for the start of the Premier League season.

PGA Championship Predictions: One Of These Five Golfers Will Win Wanamaker Trophy
That being said, there is still some risk he withdraws in the middle of the tournament or isn't himself because of the injury. I would expect the final score to be somewhere around 10 under par. "So, yeah, I mean I can probably relate a little bit".

America dismisses European Union ‘blocking statute’ as Iran sanctions finally bite
China and Russian Federation , the two other signatories to the 2015 agreement, have also said they will defy the US move. Individuals or entities that fail to wind down activities with Iran risk severe consequences.

"Maybe it is one of the most hard things for a manager because all of them want to play", he said.

He told the club's official website on the back of sizeable investment under new boss Manuel Pellegrini: "The club is doing well with improvements in all the areas, in the team, but also in all the staff they have brought in with the manager".

We are in for an entertaining 90 minutes at Anfield, so here is everything you need to know about the match...

"The plan is that we really go for it (the Premier League)".

"The scan was clear, I heard you all know he had a scan so maybe at one point we can change that as well", Klopp said.

"Step by step, we come closer". It's about making the right decisions in the right moment.

Related news