Jurgen Klopp explains why Takumi Minamino is a different player to Liverpool now


Jurgen Klopp says that Takumi Minamino is ready to show what he is really about the rest of the load to Liverpool in the Premier League. The Reds resume their quest for a 19th crown in high-level when the derby from Goodison Park on Sunday, and Minamino hope that Klopp will make him trust against Everton.

The international japanese has done no harm to his chances during the warm-up last week against Blackburn, scoring one and making another during the victory 6-0.

Minamino has joined Liverpool from RB Salzburg for a discounted price of 7 million pounds sterling in January, after having played for the austrian part in the champions League.

But it has struggled to set the world on fire in the Premier League before the suspension of the season and hopes desperately for a few minutes in the coming weeks so that he can try to prove his worth.

Jurgen Klopp says that Takumi Minamino has the air of a “100% different” when he joined Liverpool in January

The winger, 25 years of age has not yet started in the Premier League, but was a display impressive against Blackburn, featuring Naby Keita with a ball fine in the surface area of six metres before getting himself on the scoresheet after being hooked up to the pass from Mane .

And the Anfield manager, Klopp, says that the opportunity to settle in a new country and learning some of the language has made a huge difference.

“New players arrive, the two / three first months, we do not judge really, but I know that the public does,” said Klopp.

“With Taki at 100%, it looks really different in this moment when he was trying to appeal to everyone in a language he is not comfortable.

“It is a lot more installed now. ”

As well as Minamino and Keita, Sadio Mane, Joel Matip, Ki-Jana Hoever and Leighton Clarkson also scored in the victory of Liverpool against Blackburn last week.

It was the boost perfect for the morale of the Reds as they prepare to resume their campaign in the Premier League with a visit to their local rivals Everton on Sunday evening.

The victory over the team of Carlo Ancelotti would leave them in need of a maximum of three additional points to confirm their first title of the top flight in 30 years, moving to the inside of a crown for the league record of Manchester United.

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Klopp hopes that Mo Salah, Andy Robertson and Alisson will be in shape for the match, the three who missed a few training sessions recent with minor problems.

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