Gerrard believes in Klopp
Steven Gerrard has asked fans to give Jurgen Klopp more time before judging him. The German manager has come under intense pressure during recent weeks as Liverpool fail to mount a serious challenge for a top-four finish.
The former Liverpool captain said that Jurgen Klopp is an experienced manager and that he will surely find ways to help the team win games again. He said that in every season there is up and down and it is important that fans remain behind the team during these times.
Gerrard believes that Liverpool has made some good progress ever since Klopp took over and that this can be seen by the manner the team plays. He said that the players have become accustomed to Klopp’s playing style and that the team is constantly improving.
He believes that the team will become better next season as Jurgen Klopp will want to build on the achievement of this season. He also pointed out that Klopp's style of playing football was welcome at Anfield, with fans flocking to websites such as 1st4Footballtickets.com to get tickets to matches, and urning the newly-renovated stadium into a fortress once more.
The former Liverpool captain has started working as a coach with the Liverpool Academy and stated that he is happy to be helping the kids. He said that it has always been his dream to have a management career and he feels that the Liverpool Academy is the right place to start.
He believes that working alongside a manager such as Jurgen Klopp will allow him to improve and above all learn from one of the best managers in the world. He admitted that it would not be easy as he has a lot to learn but he feels that if he works hard, he will be able to improve quickly as a manager.
Steven Gerrard said that he is happy to back in Liverpool after spending some time in the United States. He said that this is the place where he has grown up, and it is natural that he comes back here after his playing career.