Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has told his players that they will be replaced during the January transfer window if needs be, the Daily Express reports.
The former Borussia Dortmund man, who took over from Brendan Rodgers in October, will have his first chance to dip into the transfer market in the new year and make any improvements he feels are required.
And though he admitted that everyone will have the chance to impress him, he also believes that some difficult decisions will need to be made.
“We will have the possibility to change some things in January and in the summer but at this moment we have made no decisions because we don’t have to make them yet,” he said.
“The players know this. It is always the same that at one point in the season you have to make a decision about them.
“We are at a time when they can collect positive arguments and say: ‘okay, we want to work together’.
“I don’t need to say this to them, they know it. In this moment we have made no decisions so I have time to judge.
“To make a final judgement on them I need more time. I know about the business of course.
“We have time and we will see what is possible and what is not possible.
“We will see what’s necessary and what’s not necessary, that’s how we work.”
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