Weston McKennie has impressed in a disappointing season for Schalke (Image: Ralf Treese/DeFodi Images) But his close friend Klopp could also do with a favour from his best man in the form of three points and a clean sheet. The Turkey international completed a … David Wagner is a professional football manager and former player. Wagner is […] “When you go abroad in that young age, to another country and play for other clubs, he could have played in Turkey in each club he wants. Our. "We put Santa Claus masks on us and there were 25 Santa Clauses, because Jurgen was not able to go in the Christmas market as a normal person. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed that he "cried like a baby" when his best man David Wagner guided Huddersfield to promotion to the Premier League. For him, I think it’s a really good moment to make the move because, like each player in the world, you need a stable team around you and that’s what we can deliver. Tags David Wagner, Jurgen Klopp, Ozan Kabak. Good friends Jurgen Klopp and David Wagner held their post-match interviews together after their sides met at John Smith's Stadium in the Premier League. When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. 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Neville and Carragher analyse how Liverpool have become title challengers under Jurgen Klopp! https://www.welt.de/sport/fussball/internationale-ligen/article161791905 He grew up in West Germany and made his professional debut with Eintracht Frankfurt in 1990 and played as a striker for several clubs in the first and second divisions of German football. This looks a necessary move for Liverpool to strengthen their defence after a difficult season of injuries to key players like Virgil van Dijk and Joel Matip. "I was in the South of France at a friends' house and we watched it on television," said Klopp, who worked with Wagner at both Mainz and Borussia Dortmund. 25 David Wagner Jurgen Klopp pictures. He plays in his second club [in Germany]; he is at Schalke and unfortunately they are in a bad position in the moment. Jurgen Klopp and David Wagner joint post-match interview after Huddersfield 0-1 Liverpool. “I watch a lot of Championship football,” said Klopp … David Wagner manager of Huddersfield Town greets Jurgen Klopp (Image: (Photo by Nigel Roddis/Getty Images)) "It’s as if we’re family. He is 1.93 metres tall, I am 1.83. Weston McKennie could be a smart piece of business for the Reds and David Wagner can tell Jurgen Klopp all he needs to know. Eigentlich hätte David Wagner gedacht, weiterhin in England als Trainer zu arbeiten, doch als das Angebot vom FC Schalke 04 kam, musste er nicht lange überlegen. “We want speed in our game, everything full throttle.” – Read our interview with David Wagner here. He is fair-skinned, I am dark-skinned. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed that he "cried like a baby" when his best man David Wagner guided Huddersfield to promotion to the Premier League.. explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. “You should sue them. "And afterwards, Ulla (Klopp's wife) sent him a video of me crying like a baby when it happened, the final penalty, as I could not stop.". Kabak joined Liverpool on … “Who is telling you this?” said the German. “He came very young to Germany and everybody was clear he was a massive talent. Jurgen Klopp says his good friend David Wagner told him Ozan Kabak can be a "future captain" having managed the defender at Bundesliga side Schalke. Klopp and Wagner are good friends off the pitch, having played together at Mainz, and Wagner was the best man at Klopp’s wedding back in 2005, illustrating just how close they are. Goes then to Stuttgart, goes then to Schalke. “We deliver a stable team and you can play your position, you don’t have to be 20 with pretty much everything on the pitch and not allowed to make mistakes anymore. “Dave always said he will be a future captain of a team. Im Interview spricht sie über Frauen im TV-Sport, sexistische Kommentare und journalistische Albträume. As Liverpool and Huddersfield face off, Jurgen Klopp and David Wagner have proven that the Germany market can be a rich seam of talent. Wagner left in November 2015 to take the job at Hud "I was nervous like hell," he added. liverpool. Share ; By. But everybody recognised that here was a group to join Klopp to celebrate!". The son of an American father and German mother, Wagner played for the United States national team, earning eight caps between 1996 and 1998. As best man, Wagner was in charge of Klopp's stag do for his 2005 wedding, and has revealed the details of what sounds like quite the event. David Wagner has taken Huddersfield to the top of the Championship Lea Wagner: Tipps von David Wagner, Hilfe von Jürgen Klopp Die HR-Sportmoderatorin profitiert von ihrem Vater und dessen Trauzeugen. Liverpool have offered former Borussia Dortmund coach David Wagner a role to join Jurgen Klopp at Anfield but face competition for his services, sources have told ESPN FC. "I did not want to come in the stadium and have one camera on me and see how I react when he should be, or his team, in the middle of all interest.". | MNF - … Skip to navigation < > Huddersfield Town boss David Wagner has said his friendship with Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was "love on the first view" - but he admits that … Klopp and Wagner played together at Mainz before working at Borussia Dortmund. The paths trodden by Jurgen Klopp and David Wagner have seen the two friends end up in England at Liverpool and Huddersfield Town. Reece Chambers. The 20-year-old impressed in the Bundesliga and Klopp is clearly excited about working with him, citing his big personality as one major factor in signing him. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed that former Schalke manager David Wagner gave a glowing reference for new signing Ozan Kabak. As such, the Liverpool boss has made a … “He is only 20 now. The Turkey international looks … Something went wrong, please try again later. The Birth of Friends Jurgen Klopp and David Wagner LFC Media Center. You can unsubscribe at any time. By Gregg Davies 04 October 2017 Huddersfield boss David Wagner has told FourFourTwo meeting Jurgen Klopp 'was like love at first sight' – and says Liverpool's gaffer could drink him under the table. "In Germany, we have a Christmas market and in Mainz, they have one of the biggest Christmas markets in Germany," he said. "Klopp’s miles better at drinking alcohol than me! DAVID Wagner was once asked by a reporter from the Daily Mail if he was merely a clone of his friend and mentor Jurgen Klopp. David Wagners Name ist in der Presse untrennbar mit dem Jürgen Klopps verbunden. David Wagner reveals story behind Jurgen Klopp’s ‘santa’ stag do – it was a messy one DAVID WAGNER will be reunited with best pal Jurgen Klopp this weekend when Liverpool visit Huddersfield in the Premier League. “Yes, I was the best man, but I’ve no idea what the speech was like because I drank too much alcohol!”. Klopp has been forced to play midfielders Jordan Henderson and Fabinho as his two centre-backs at times this season, and it’s clear that the highly-rated young Kabak could be a better option. Schalke’s David Wagner wasn’t kidding when he told bundesliga.com earlier in the season that his coaching has been shaped by Jürgen Klopp. Wagner and Jurgen Klopp after Huddersfield’s 3-0 defeat to Liverpool in January 2018 (Getty Images) Despite all that, Wagner seems to be enjoying his first senior job in the Bundesliga. The two old friends will go head-to-head for the first time in the Premier League at Anfield on Saturday, and Klopp can't wait to see his mate, Who do Liverpool need to sign to retain the title? Jurgen Klopp plays down ‘revenge’ talk – but admits he has thought of 2018 final. From 2011 to 2015, he managed Borussia Dortmund II. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. “His favourite club would be Manchester United.” – Eckhard Krautzun on Jurgen Klopp’s early years in coaching. Firstly, he went to David Wagner – a close friend. As Liverpool and Huddersfield face off, Jurgen Klopp and David Wagner have proven that the Germany market can be a rich seam of talent. Check out the latest pictures, photos and images of David Wagner and Jurgen Klopp. Jurgen Klopp and David Wagner are close pals from their time in Germany Credit: Getty Images 4 Wagner was Klopp's understudy at Borussia Dortmund Credit: Getty - Contributor He could have gone anywhere but he wanted to make football steps and we are a proper football step for him. The Turkey international completed a loan move from Schalke to Liverpool yesterday, as made official on the Reds’ website. Keep up with all the Reds news with our free daily newsletter. More from This Is Anfield. “Yes, Dave was already very, very positive about him,” Klopp said. Speaking about the wedding the November issue of FourFourTwo magazine , Wagner added some details of Klopp's boozy wedding. Der FC-Liverpool-Coach stört sich jedoch daran und stellt die Verdienste Wagners in den Vordergrund. Ahead of the pair's first ever meeting in the Premier League at Anfield on Saturday, Klopp admitted that he turned down the chance to attend the Terriers' play-off final against Reading in May for fear of overshadowing his friend. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed that centre-back Ozan Kabak came with a strong recommendation from former Schalke manager David Wagner. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reportedly spoke with former Schalke boss and old friend David Wagner before moving for Ozan Kabak. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed that former Schalke manager David Wagner gave a glowing reference for new signing Ozan Kabak. He is a proper personality. Wagner worked with Kabak for over a year and proved crucial in informing Klopp of the player’s potential. They claim that Jurgen Klopp turned to some trusted sources before moving for Ozan Kabak. Speaking to Liverpool’s official site about Kabak, the German tactician revealed he asked Wagner about the player and got a glowing reference, which will no doubt have helped convince him to bring him to Anfield. "He asked me if I wanted to come, but I feel a little bit sorry for him as I really think he is big and strong enough, and what he has achieved so far is big enough, so nobody has to mention he is best man of Klopp. David Wagner is a Jurgen Klopp clone and his bizarre bonding sessions have Huddersfield dreaming of the big time. 08:00, 5 JUL 2020; Liverpool FC News. And Klopp admitted that he was so pleased for his friend when Christopher Schindler scored from the penalty spot to win the shootout for the Terriers and send them to the promised land that he lost control of himself. Updated: October 19, 2018 “I’m not the best drinker – I need two beers and it’s enough," he admitted. 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