Until Klopp’s easiest pal David Wagner and his Huddersfield aspect can pull off a wonder win at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, Liverpool will move into Sunday’s house sport in opposition to Brighton realizing they will have to a minimum of fit Chelsea’s consequence in opposition to Newcastle.
Must they fail, their very ultimate likelihood of taking part in within the Champions League subsequent season will require them to overcome Actual Madrid in Kiev.
An ill-timed harm to Joe Gomez provides to the rising checklist of absentees for Klopp, with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (knee), Joel Matip (thigh) and Emre Can (again) additionally at the sidelines.
And whilst the Reds avid gamers also are prone to have one eye on their Champions League last in opposition to Actual Madrid, the Liverpool boss is assured his staff will stay combating.
“It is my existence, it is our existence, that we all the time make it slightly bit extra thrilling,” Klopp instructed liverpoolfc.com.
“We had those eventualities a couple of instances and it’ll be, needless to say, thrilling as a result of Brighton is in a excellent second, they performed implausible in opposition to (Manchester) United.
“However it is all OK, so long as we’ve it in our personal palms, existence is excellent. We nonetheless must take it then however we will be able to check out the whole thing.”
After 5 suits – together with an emotionally-draining two-legged Champions League semi-final – in 17 days, Klopp a minimum of has a complete week to organize for this type of an important fixture.
“I am in reality glad that this very intense duration is over now as a result of we’ve one week to organize for Brighton – that appears like a yr and we will be able to use that,” he added.
“Optimistically all of them got here in the course of the sport (in opposition to Chelsea) then one week is implausible.
“If one or two had little issues then one week is brief as neatly however up to now I did not pay attention the rest and I am hoping it remains like this.”