Jamie Redknapp has claimed Xabi Alonso has made teaching ‘look straightforward’ and believes the Spaniard must be the one candidate to interchange Jurgen Klopp on the finish of the season.
The German tactician shall be vacating his function as Reds boss in the summertime – bringing to an finish a profitable 9 yr spell on Merseyside.
As quickly as information emerged that the 56-year-old wouldn’t be managing Liverpool subsequent season, former Reds midfielder Alonso emerged because the bookies favorite to interchange him.
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Our former No.14 has performed a superb job with Leverkusen since taking cost of them in October 2022.
They’re but to lose a recreation this time period and their 3-0 defeat of champions Bayern Munich final night time noticed them prolong their lead on the high of the Bundesliga to 5 factors.
In addition to impressing within the league, Alonso’s facet are additionally within the knockout phases of the Europa League having gained all six of their group video games.
Redknapp spoke extremely of the 42-year-old on Sky Sports activities yesterday and though he claimed taking the Liverpool job can be a ‘danger’ for the ex-Actual Madrid man, he believes he can be the suitable man for the job.
Verify Redknapp talking under by way of @SkySportsPL on X:
“I do not see some other candidates which are nearly as good as him”
Jamie Redknapp discusses whether or not Xabi Alonso is the suitable match for Liverpool 🔴 pic.twitter.com/y9Woq87KJy
— Sky Sports activities Premier League (@SkySportsPL) February 10, 2024