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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp insists his opinion hasn’t changed on Super League & confirms players were not consulted over move

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp insists his opinion hasn’t changed on Super League & confirms players were not consulted over move

Leeds United vs Liverpool

Monday night football in the Premier League is of course set to play out shortly.

The only clash of the day will see Liverpool and Leeds United face off.

Both sides are well known for their expansive, attacking football, with neutrals having no doubt been looking forward to what looked set to be an entertaining 90 minutes of end-to-end action.

However, the tie has been hugely overshadowed by the news of Liverpool, alongside 11 other European clubs, joining the European Super League.

Klopp on Liverpool joining Super League

To say that the news has not gone down too well with the majority of the footballing world would be putting it lightly.

Liverpool’s fans have already made the trip to Anfield to hang banners, protesting the club’s decision to join the league:

Jurgen Klopp himself, meanwhile, previously spoke out against the prospect of a Super League back in 2019:

So, with Liverpool the first of the six Premier League clubs to have joined the Super League back in competitive action, the German was inevitably quizzed on the news ahead of kick-off on Monday.

And, during his interview with Sky, Klopp insisted that his opinion hasn’t changed, whilst also confirming that neither he nor his players were consulted over the decision:

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This article was edited by Conor Laird.

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Premier League table
# Team MP D P
1 Leeds United FC 0 0 0
2 Manchester City FC 0 0 0
3 Manchester United FC 0 0 0
4 West Ham United London FC 0 0 0
5 Everton Liverpool FC 0 0 0
6 Southampton FC 0 0 0
7 Chelsea London FC 0 0 0
8 Arsenal London FC 0 0 0
9 Newcastle United FC 0 0 0
10 Leicester City FC 0 0 0
11 Liverpool FC 0 0 0
12 Aston Villa Birmingham FC 0 0 0
13 Tottenham Hotspur London FC 0 0 0
14 Wolverhampton Wanderers FC 0 0 0
15 Crystal Palace London FC 0 0 0
16 Norwich City FC 0 0 0
17 Watford FC 0 0 0
18 Burnley FC 0 0 0
19 Brighton & Hove Albion FC 0 0 0
20 Brentford London FC 0 0 0
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