Newsnow Liverpool brings you the latest news on Liverpool boss, Jurgen Klopp successor as report from Germany touts possible successor of the Reds manager.
What’s the Latest News on Jurgen Klopp Successor?
The potential successor to Liverpool’s current manager, Jurgen Klopp, has been touted by a German publication as his future with the club remain uncertain.
There are reports suggesting that Klopp might leave Liverpool as early as next summer, creating speculation about his successor at Anfield.
This surprising report from Germany suggests that Klopp, at 56 years old, may be nearing the end of his tenure on Merseyside. Klopp currently holds the record for the longest-serving manager in the Premier League, having been in charge for eight years.
In the past year, Liverpool have faced challenges in reaching the heights of their previous success under Klopp’s leadership. Transfers have been difficult, and rumors have emerged about Klopp’s potential departure, despite his contract running until 2025.
Who Could Be the Next Liverpool Manager After Jurgen Klopp?
BILD, a German source, mentions that while Klopp is not in consideration for the national team job following Hansi Flick’s departure, he could become an option after the Euro tournament.
Julian Nagelsmann, a 36-year-old manager, is set to lead the German national team during the Euros. However, the publication suggests that Nagelsmann is a serious candidate to replace Klopp once his short-term deal concludes after Euro 2024
Nagelsmann has gained recognition for his tactical expertise, employing pressing strategies similar to Klopp’s over the past decade. It’s worth noting that Nagelsmann was dismissed from his previous role at Bayern Munich last season and replaced by Thomas Tuchel.
Klopp’s agent, Marc Kosicke, has recently denied rumours of Klopp taking over the Die Mannschaft’s job, in an interview with Sportschau: “Jurgen has a long-term contract with [Liverpool] and is not available for the national coaching position.”
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Liverpool may emerge as the potential landing spot for ex-midfielder Xabi Alonso, who is presently making a significant impact at Bayer Leverkusen. Alonso’s performance in the Bundesliga has garnered substantial acclaim, elevating Leverkusen into a noteworthy contender on both domestic and European fronts.
Furthermore, Liverpool find themselves in the second position in the standings after securing a 3-1 win against West Ham United in their recent home fixture this weekend.