Jurgen Klopp is open to the thought of pairing Alexis Mac Allister and Wataru Endo in midfield following the latter’s return from the Asian Cup.
Thus far this season, Endo has successfully served as Mac Allister’s backup within the holding function, changing him in cup competitions and through harm absences.
However the latter’s means to play in a extra superior function has fuelled discuss of them doubtlessly being paired within the week’s forward.
And Klopp has not dominated out utilizing them together as he offers with the absences of Dominik Szoboszlai and Thiago.
He stated: “He did extraordinarily effectively within the six so we are going to see how we type that.
“We’d like all of them, and naturally Macca and Wataru can play collectively as effectively; all of them can play collectively, it’s not an issue.
“We simply must be sure that we attempt to carry them collectively in the correct second, so let’s see.”
Endo was in fantastic kind previous to reporting for worldwide responsibility, along with his efforts throughout eight successive begins within the absence of an injured Mac Allister serving to win over Liverpool followers.
Klopp has been understandably delighted with the way wherein his facet has coped and not using a participant who had maybe surprisingly emerged as a key determine earlier than departing.
He continued: “We got here by way of that interval with out him fairly effectively, that was fairly spectacular.
“Wataru was, earlier than he left, actually tremendous influential. He gave us alternatives in a number of second to actually contain a number of offensive gamers as a result of his safety was simply distinctive, the taking part in facet of the sport as effectively.
“He appears to be like good since he’s again.”