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Ex-BVB coach Klopp: “Don’t need to think pleading’s a favre”

Champions League winner Jurgen Klopp is staying out of the discussion about Borussia Dortmund’s trainer Lucien Favre.

“I don’t have to make a plea for Lucien Favre,” said the coach of English table leader FC Liverpool at the TV station “Sky”.

Klopp was in Dortmund from 2008 to 2015 twice with the BVB during his time. Became a champion and is still regarded by many fans as the ideal coach for the district club.

“When I hire another coach, I watch how his team plays,” said Klopp. Among ten teams, he would probably recognize that of Favre.” This is a quality feature,”said the 52-year-old. He considers the Swiss to be “a good trainer”.

Whether this fits the BVB should be decided by others. The BVB leaders had issued the title as a goal before the season, but Master is expected to return to FC Bavaria.