Liverpool: What it was like inside Anfield for Jurgen Klopp’s emotional farewell

Jurgen Klopp and his final day at Anfield against Wolves vs Liverpool on Sunday
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It is with some irony that the last few weeks, since Liverpool’s title challenge subsided and Europa League hopes were ended, has seen supporters enjoy the ‘old’ Jurgen Klopp; relaxed, jovial, thoughtful and at ease.

The intensity of managing Liverpool Football Club, doing so in his own emotionally-driven manner, has taken its toll, Klopp has admitted since he announced his departure back in January.

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Matt Ladson is the co-founder and editor of This Is Anfield, the independent Liverpool news and comment website, and covers all areas of the Reds for FourFourTwo – including transfer analysis, interviews, title wins and European trophies. As well as writing about Liverpool for FourFourTwo he also contributes to other titles including Yahoo and Bleacher Report. He is a lifelong fan of the Reds.