Klopp: I rejected big Engish team before joining Liverpool


Jurgen Klopp has revealed that he had rejected a big England squad before signing with Liverpool.

The reason, he says, was that getting the job as Liverpool manager was the right thing.

At that time, Manchester United was under the command of Louis van Gaal, while Chelsea was preparing to sack Jose Mourinho.

It was expected from these two clubs to show interest for Klopp who was without club at that time but both of this two teams convince him and than Liverpool signed him to replace Brendan Rodgers.


“Why Liverpool? I’ve had a offer from big English team two years ago, but I have never felt comfortable with the way they understood football, “said Klopp.

“I did not feel that was the right thing. When Livepool called me, I can not explain. It was the right thing, “he added.