“Shocked. It will be harder for Liverpool in the future.”
Jürgen Klopp, 57, has announced his parting of ways with Liverpool, much to the surprise of his rival Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, 53.
“Jürgen Klopp has announced that he will leave the club at the end of the 2023-2024 season,” Liverpool said on the club’s official website on Monday (June 26).
Klopp began his managerial career in 2001 after finishing his playing career at FSV Mainz 05, where he immediately took charge. 바카라사이트 He then took charge of Borussia Dortmund in 2008, winning two Bundesliga titles and a UEFA Champions League runner-up finish.
Klopp then joined Liverpool in 2015 and has been in charge of the club ever since.
He has won seven trophies with Liverpool, including one Premier League title (2019-2020), the FA Cup (2021-2022), the EFL Cup (2021-2022), and the UEFA Champions League (2018-2019).
According to Liverpool, Klopp said: “I know this will come as a shock to many people when they hear it for the first time. But I can explain it clearly,” he said.
“I love everything about this club, I love everything about the city of Liverpool, I love everything about the supporters, I love the team, I love the staff, but I have made this decision because I am convinced it is the right one,” he said.
Klopp added: “I don’t know how to say it…the energy is running out. Obviously, I have no problem with it. I knew for a long time that I had to make an announcement at some point, but now I’m really fine. I know I can’t do this again, and again, and again, and again.”
He added: “I already informed the club in November. There will be a goodbye at the end of this season. I am grateful to Liverpool.”
“I want to have a challenging final season,” he added.
Liverpool added: “We respect Klopp’s decision and will continue the search for a new manager in the management team to prepare for the future. The club thanks Klopp for his commitment to the club and is determined to build on his achievements when he leaves.”
Liverpool added: “We have two objectives. “We have two objectives: to ensure that what Jürgen Klopp has achieved is maintained in the final months of the season. The second is to continue our investigations to prepare for a future without Klopp. These ambitions are driven by the club and its supporters. If there are any significant developments in this area, we will update you again.”
According to British outlet Sky Sports, Guardiola admitted that he was “shocked, as everyone is,” after learning of Klopp’s impending resignation as manager of their EPL rivals, and then went on to say that he would “sleep better in the future” at the thought of his rival’s departure.
He added: “Almost every game against Liverpool was a nightmare. You can’t define the City era without Klopp, and the Liverpool team he led was our biggest rival, 안전놀이터 and the biggest rival of my life,” he said.
“The Premier League will miss his charisma and personality. “The Premier League will miss his charisma and personality, especially the way Liverpool played.” “I wish only the best for the club’s manager. “I wish nothing but the best for the club’s manager, but I think it’s going to be harder for Liverpool in the future.
“In my opinion, he’ll be back in 10 years,” he concluded.