Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp expressed admiration for a colleague he is preparing to face in the derby, Carlo Ancelotti.
“Ancelotti is a top coach and he is creating a top team. What I think about Ancelotti is never a secret. I cannot respect him more, both personally and professionally. He is a great man. From the first day I heard that Ancelotti was signed to lead Ancelotti, I thought, “Well, the next worthy opponent,” Klopp said on Premier League Productions. October 15.
In terms of performance and performance this season, Klopp also gave Ancelotti a positive rating. The Premier League coach last season commented: “Everton has done flawlessly over the summer. They have found the players they need to improve on a team that is already quite good. Along with getting used to the gameplay. of Ancelotti’s, they have become a really strong team.
On the evening of October 17, in the Premier League round five match, Everton will host Liverpool. This is an opportunity for Everton to consolidate its lead, or Liverpool catch up with rivals from the same city.
Ancelotti’s team are sitting at the top of the table with a record of winning all four matches. They are more than three points behind the group of four teams behind, including Aston Villa, Arsenal, Liverpool and Leicester City.
Ancelotti has just led Everton since December 2019. After nearly a year of work, he has improved a lot in terms of play and player. This summer, the three-time Champions League champion has helped the team successfully recruit James Rodriguez, Allan and Doucoure.