Man City boss Pep Guardiola defends rival Jurgen Klopp after Liverpool chief’s celebration against Everton

PEP GUARDIOLA defended title rival Jurgen Klopp for storming onto the pitch to celebrate Liverpool's derby winner on Sunday.

The FA have charged Kop chief Klopp with misconduct after he got caught up in the moment when Divock Origi bundled in six minutes into stoppage time against Everton.

Man City boss Pep Guardiola defends rival Jurgen Klopp after Liverpool chief’s celebration against EvertonGetty – Contributor4 Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp dashed onto the pitch to celebrate with keeper Alisson after a last-gasp winner from Divock Origi against Everton

He dashed onto the pitch to celebrate with goalkeeper Allison – and could now find himself in hot water with the FA.

Guardiola had a similar incident almost 12 months to the day when Raheem Sterling scored deep into added on time to beat Southampton at the Etihad.

The Manchester City boss escaped a fine back then but was warned over his future conduct at the time.

And Guardiola said: "I did it – against Southampton, there's a lot of emotions in those moments.

Man City boss Pep Guardiola defends rival Jurgen Klopp after Liverpool chief’s celebration against EvertonGetty – Contributor4 Jurgen Klopp is in trouble with the FA after rushing to rejoice with Alisson

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