Jurgen Klopp has reminisced about agreeing to take over as Liverpool manager during a vacation in Lisbon Portugal.
“Reds” draw in the quarter-finals of the Champions League against Benfica, in which the German boss revealed that during his vacation in Lisbon, he received a call from sporting director Mike Gordon. of the “Reds” who offered to become the boss of Anfield.
“Lisbon, a wonderful city,” Klopp told the club’s website. “I spent the last week of my vacation there. I got a call from Mike Gordon in Lisbon, that’s a good memory too. I was sitting at a coffee shop outside the bar. I got a call and we made the decision in Lisbon.” Talks to UFABET
Klopp, meanwhile, praised Benfica’s 3-2 aggregate win over Ajax, saying: “Obviously Benfica did really well with Ajax and that’s the situation. that I know that other people will say that we are the favorites. But that’s a mistake you might make.”
“We’ve been in this business for too long to make this kind of mistake. I’ve just been seriously waiting for it. I have a lot of respect for what they do there. This is a great club.”
“Obviously there are a few with a history with Porto in my staff. So it must feel a bit like a derby game. If you want that it was great Really great and can’t wait.”