Liverpool fans have been responding on Twitter to the latest statistic on their current squad value.
The information claimed that Forbes estimated that Liverpool’s squad value was £360 million when Jurgen Klopp took over as manager. Whereas now, Forbes‘ latest statistics claim that their squad is now worth £1.83 billion.
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This post then gathered a number of replies from Liverpool fans who were delighted with Klopp’s influence on this latest statistic.
Here’s a sample of Liverpool fans reacting to the post:
1 man has done that, incredible! Klopp is without a doubt the best manger in the world!
— TheRoadToAnfield (@to_anfield) January 16, 2020
— JustIn Case ?6x (@niyi_knowbl3) January 16, 2020
I think Klopp is an amazing manager who inspires his players to great things.
— AnnaEsse (@AnnaEsse) January 16, 2020
Klopp took over from Brendan Rodgers as the main man at Anfield back in 2015 (per Transfermarkt). Since then, the German has secured the club’s sixth Champions League title while racking up their record points tally in the Premier League last year. Now with this latest news revealing the massive increase in Liverpool’s squad value since Klopp took charge, it has had a lot of Liverpool fans delighted on Twitter.
Triple that man’s salary!
— Phil® (@fishbulb18) January 17, 2020
World class manager brings out world class talent
— Matthew (@MatthewMarkJr) January 16, 2020
That is amazing !! This man is a genius and a legend !! YNWA
— Jeremy Edwards (@hands1jeremy) January 17, 2020
What do we think?
This huge jump in squad value is certainly impressive. The main factor for this big jump looks to be down to Klopp and his influence at the club. But for such a huge club with so many people pulling strings in the background at board level, it would be wrong to just put it all down to Klopp.