Jurgen Klopp is one of the most peculiar types in the world of football. His energetic celebrations and his sense of humor in a press conference does not usually go unnoticed. However, when he puts on, he is also a serious person. As three years ago, when, just a year after arriving at the Liverpool bench, he banned his players from touching the mythical ‘This is Anfield’ poster .
An iconic element in one of the most famous tunnels in the world of football . “I have told my players not to touch it until they won something. It is a sign of respect . I touched it when I was coach of Borussia de Dortmund and we lost 4-0,” said the German in 2016.
Now, after winning the last Champions League , that ban has gone to a better life, as recognized by a member of the network team . Wijnaldum has shared it on his social networks: “The boss wouldn’t let us touch him until we won a trophy … now is the time .”
According to the English press, only the Dutch and Henderson, captain of the team , played the legendary Anfield poster in the debut of the team in the new season of the Premier League, which began with victory for Liverpool against Norwich.