Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp stands firm over ‘dangerous’ Burnley tackling | Football News |

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp stands firm over 'dangerous' Burnley tackling | Football News |

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp stands firm over 'dangerous' Burnley tackling | Football News |

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Jurgen Klopp says has clarified his comments about slide tackles made after the win against Burnley in midweek

Jurgen Klopp says has clarified his comments about slide tackles made after the win against Burnley in midweek

Jurgen Klopp says Ben Mee did not set out to injure Liverpool’s Joe Gomez but that being aggressive means “being ready to hurt yourself and not the opponent”.

Liverpool manager Klopp, a former centre-back, insists “nobody wants to deny sliding tackles” but that football needs to be “careful” they are performed in the “right moment”.

“It’s not about sliding tackles,” he told Sky Sports News. “It’s about doing it in the right moment and not for impressing the opponent.”

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