Who is Ruben Amorim? Why Sporting coach could be perfect Jurgen Klopp successor at Liverpool

Ruben Amorim looks on during Sporting CP's match against Vizela in January 2024.
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Sporting CP boss Ruben Amorim is reportedly right alongside Bayer Leverkusen counterpart Xabi Alonso in the running to become Jurgen Klopp’s successor at Liverpool.

Klopp announced last month that he will stand down as Reds manager once the current season draws to a close.

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