German boss needs to flip the Reds’ promise into silverware as he celebrates three years in cost at Anfield
Jurgen Klopp has stated he doesn’t want to be remembered as the “fun” Liverpool supervisor who failed to safe a trophy.
The German celebrated his three-year anniversary at Anfield on Monday however regardless of taking the membership to three finals, he has but to win one.
Klopp has, in truth, misplaced his final six cup finals since successful his first with Borussia Dortmund in 2012.
At his presentation as Reds boss in October 2015, he pledged to win a trophy inside 4 years.
But after three near-misses, the final in May’s Champions League defeat to Real Madrid, he admits he doesn’t know when that declare will come to fruition.
“I have said it a few times: I have no idea when we will win something, but I’m sure this club will win something,” he stated in an interview with Premier League Productions.
“I don’t know when so let’s have the very best instances of our lives till then.
“Let’s benefit from the world, let’s benefit from the soccer, let’s benefit from the journey and it’s what we did to date – it was a superb time.
“Nobody needs to look again in 10 or 20 years and say ‘So the best time we had without winning anything was when Klopp was here. It was so funny and all that stuff’.
“That’s not really something you want to achieve, we still have time to do something special and we know that to underline the development and progress, we have to do it.”
Liverpool have been touted as Manchester City’s nearest challengers for the Premier League this season and are presently stage with Pep Guardiola’s aspect and Chelsea on 20 factors after eight matches, having but to be defeated within the league.
“If you think about it, we are maybe in the best moment for ages, but a few other clubs are the same and they made the same steps so that makes it really hard,” Klopp added.
“It seems to be like we’re actually on a great way and the one factor I can assure is that we always develop.
“Our little drawback is many different golf equipment develop as nicely so it’s by no means that you just enhance 20 per cent and the others get 20 per cent weaker.
“They strive to do the identical, to attain the following stage, and that’s the problem all of us face. It is fascinating, however powerful as nicely.
“As I said in my first press conference here, if anybody thinks that I can perform wonders then it could become really difficult in the future, because I can’t.”
Liverpool return to Premier League motion in opposition to Huddersfield Town on Saturday October 20, with LIVE AND EXCLUSIVE commentary from the John Smith’s Stadium.