Former Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso has hailed the impact of manager Jurgen Klopp at the club since he took charge of the team a little over three years ago.
The Liverpool legend has been impressed with the German tactician since he was appointed the Reds manager in 2015.
Ex-Spanish international Alonso talked extensively about Klopp during an interview with Nico Rosberg on Beyond Victory.
According to him, he would have loved to play for Jurgen Klopp and that he’s a big fan of the former Borussia Dortmund and Mainz 05 manager.
Klopp has been able to transform the fortunes of Liverpool to be amongst the best teams on the European football scene once again.
He led Liverpool to the 2016 Europa League final in his first season at the club before they were beaten 3-1 by Spanish club Sevilla who had to come from behind to win the trophy.
Klopp also led Liverpool to last year’s Champions League final before they were beaten 3-1 by Spanish giants Real Madrid.
He has led the Reds to the Champions League semifinals this term as well as turn the Merseysiders into a strong contender for the Premier League title.
Liverpool and Manchester City are in a close battle for the Premier League title.