Jurgen Klopp was sworn in ahead of Liverpool’s Carabao Cup final against Chelsea on Sunday, while Roberto Firmino revealed the club’s expectations for Luis Diaz
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Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino has shared the club’s expectations for Luis Diaz ahead of Sunday’s Carabao Cup final with Chelsea.
The Colombian arrived at Anfield in the January transfer window for a fee of £37.5m, which could rise to £50m with add-ons.
And after a lightning-fast start, life in Premier LeagueExpectations on players have increased significantly.
It comes ahead of the Carabao Cup final against Chelsea on Sunday, with manager Jurgen Klopp taking the oath ahead of his trip to Wembley.
And the Reds boss was forced to change his approach after a dressing room joke about Cristiano Ronaldo.
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Ronaldo’s joke reminds change
A joke in the dressing room about Manchester United Striker Cristiano Ronaldo in 2019 prompted the tactical transformation of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp.
With Reds manager Klopp in need of an immediate addition to him, he turned to Sengelaese striker Sadio Mane.
Mane said: “They all laughed at me, but I said, ‘From today, call me Ronaldo or Firmino!'”
And the striker’s teammates all agreed to the new moniker – on one condition, and it prompted a major change from the Liverpool manager.
Jurgen Klopp swore ahead of Sunday’s Carabao Cup final against Chelsea – that he would no longer be wearing a vest.
Klopp’s sides have lost on both occasions, although the Liverpool manager insists he will not wear a shirt on Sunday out of superstition.
Speaking ahead of the final, Klopp promised he wouldn’t wear “swim shorts” – but he wouldn’t be seen in a suit either.
Liverpool have high expectations for Colombian winger Luis Diaz after his arrival at Anfield in January, Roberto Firmino has revealed.
Diaz has impressed for his new side after his move from FC Porto in January, when he scored his first Red Devils goal last weekend against Norwich City in front of the home side’s backing. Anfield.
And his teammates have certainly been impressed by the quality of the newcomer to the club.
Firmino has said the winger “will certainly help a lot in games this season”, and he hopes that will continue against Chelsea on Sunday.
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