JURGEN KLOPP aimed a cheeky jibe at Manchester United after Liverpool had been topped Staff of the Yr on the Sports activities Persona of the Yr Awards.
The Reds lifted their first-ever Premier League title final season, claiming a document 99 factors after dropping simply three video games whereas ending 18 factors away from second-place Manchester City.
Jurgen Klopp aimed a cheeky jibe at Man Utd after Liverpool gained Staff of the YrCredit score: PA:Press Affiliation
Klopp was additionally named Coach of the Yr after successful final season’s titleCredit score: Tom Jenkins/ The Guardian
Sunday’s SPOTY was held in a TV studio in Manchester on account of coronavirus restrictions.
And Klopp had a joke at fierce rival United’s expense as he accepted Liverpool’s award for Team of the Year.
The German quipped: “Getting this prize in Manchester by the way in which makes it even sweeter!”
He mentioned earlier than: “At first I’ve to say, every group I noticed now within the brief abstract would have completely deserved it.
“However I believe my group deserves it, they did an unbelievable job. It’s a mixture of expertise, character, need and the ability of the membership which is mostly a huge one.
“That each one comes collectively and we grow to be champions. It was an ideal second to be sincere.
“[Celebrating with fans?] We will anticipate them! We do what we will do to bridge the time till they’re again once more.
“We mentioned it earlier than – we wish to organise a giant, huge social gathering within the second that it’s allowed once more.
“It seems to be like it would take a short time nonetheless. We’ll see – possibly we will win one thing earlier than then and we’ve two issues to have fun.
“But when not, the one factor we gained final yr we are going to have fun for positive. We will’t wait to see you once more.”
There was one other win for Klopp on the evening as he was additionally topped Coach of the Yr.
He added: “My teaching group is clearly the principle purpose why all of the issues work the way in which they work.
“It’s very nice. On behalf of my coaches I settle for it and take it house to Liverpool. Thanks very a lot.”