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Liverpool Boss Juergen Klopp Urges Premier League to Continue Despite Rising Covid-19 Cases

Juergen Klopp (Photo Credit: Reuters)

Liverpool supervisor Juergen Klopp believes the Premier League should keep away from implementing a ‘circuit-breaker’ shutdown to assist cut back Covid-19 infections, saying the security measures in place will make sure the competitors just isn’t affected.

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  • Last Updated: January 02, 2021, 00:34 IST
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Liverpool supervisor Juergen Klopp believes the Premier League should keep away from implementing a “circuit-breaker” shutdown to assist cut back COVID-19 infections, saying the security measures in place will make sure the competitors just isn’t affected.

West Bromwich Albion supervisor Sam Allardyce had earlier this week referred to as for a brief suspension of the league following a document variety of constructive circumstances in every week.

The surge in infections led to the postponement of Everton’s conflict with Manchester City on Monday and Tottenham Hotspur’s house sport towards Fulham two days later.

Klopp is able to put Liverpool’s title defence on maintain if wanted however confused the function soccer can play in these unsure instances.

“It is understandable (to have concerns), but we try to do everything to keep the boys as safe as possible and I think the competition can go on,” Klopp instructed reporters forward of Monday’s journey to Southampton.

“People want to watch it and, in this case, we are not part of society because usually we isolate, we go to the training ground and stuff like that, so I think we really can carry on. But I am not a specialist and I respect all the decisions made in the next few weeks.”

Klopp mentioned he is not going to look again at 2020 with a lot fondness regardless of Liverpool ending their 30-year wait to safe a top-flight title.

“What happened in 2020 was a new experience for all of us – we had to deal with it and we are still dealing with it,” he mentioned. “We will face a few more challenges in life and I’m happy 2020 is over. Apart from becoming champions it is not a year I will think a lot about in the future.”

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