Klopp congratulated Manchester City on winning the Premier League.
ACEHFOOTBALL.net —Manager Liverpool, Jürgen Klopp, admitted that he had conveyed his congratulations directly to his colleagues Pep Guardiola as well as former players under his care, Ilkay Gundogan, for the success of Manchester City winning the English Premier League this season.
According to the German coach, what City has achieved this season is an extraordinary achievement that should be appreciated. “Extraordinary achievement, congrats. I've sent a private message to Pep and Ilkay last night,” he said as reported by Liverpool's official website, Wednesday.
Klopp said this year has been very tough for the whole world, including football. So that, according to him, what City has achieved so far is extraordinary.
The former Borussia Dortmund tactician also acknowledged the greatness of Guardiola and City, who were able to win five titles in the last decade.. As a comparison, Klopp himself could only bring Liverpool to the championship last season, which ended a three-decade league title drought.
“When you combine financial ability with the right football knowledge, You have the opportunity to create something special and that's what happened with City,” said Klopp. “City have an amazing squad, the best manager in the world, it is clearly a recipe that works.”