Coach Jurgen Klopp has defended his club, Liverpool, after modestly eliminating other teams at the forefront of the Premier League this summer.
|Jürgen Klopp (Photo: AFP)|
“We all know what happens at Chelsea, Manchester City or PSG only, what Manchester United does, I don’t know how they do it.” – The German coach referred to the bands, who, despite the financial fair play regulations, signed several star players in the summer.
“We have our own path that hasn’t changed since I’ve been here. We can only spend the same amount of money on revenue, but we’ve never been surprised by the financial strength of our competitors. I’ve been in the country long enough to know they will always find a way to do this kind of deal” . formulated yourgen club.
This summer, the Premier League champions signed Aston Villa for £100m for national team Jack Grealish, Chelsea paid £97.5m to Inter Milan for Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku, and MU paid £85m to Borussia Dortmund for England. For Jadon Sancho. In contrast, Liverpool have been “only” boosted by 22-year-old Ibrahim Konate, who has received £34m from RB Leipzig.
“Summer is always the same: people think if you don’t justify, you don’t work. We’ve kept the team together and if you’re a true Liverpool fan, you’re happy with the news of the last few weeks.” Klopp, referring to Alisson, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Fabinho and Virgil van Dijk who extended his contract.
In 2020, the “red” champions will start the new season of the English Premier League against the rookie Norwich City on Saturday.
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