Liverpool news: Killer stat that PROVES Jurgen Klopp is better than Brendan Rodgers

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Jurgen Klopp has already become immensely popular at Liverpool, and is a far cry from his predecessor, Brendan Rodgers.

Klopp’s successes at Anfield had further painted the unpopular Rodgers in a bad light, and further vindicated the owners’ decision to replace the Northern Irish coach with the former Borussia Dortmund manager.

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Not only has Klopp wowed fans with his magnetic personality and charm, the results have also been favourable to the new man.

Excluding a disappointing 2-1 defeat at home to Crystal Palace before the international break, Klopp remains unbeaten, and has picked up big wins over last year’s first and second-placed teams Chelsea and Manchester City.

The troubled Pensioners—the English reigning champions—were dispatched 3-1 at Stamford Bridge, while Manchester City were humbled 4-1 at the Etihad Stadium last weekend.

While Klopp has enjoyed great success against the big dogs, Rodgers never quite managed to find a way to trouble the league’s giants.

The Northern Irish coach took nine attempts to defeat top-four opposition, losing three and drawing four home and away. Klopp, by contrast, already has a 100 % record against top-four clubs, amazingly, with both wins coming away from home.

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