TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - Jose Mourinho said that Jurgen Klopp is not the best manager of the season despite his success in delivering the 2018/19 Champions League title for Liverpool.
"Klopp failed in last years Champions League, and also in the FA Cup, and also lost to Manchester City in the competition for the English Premier League," Mourinho said as quoted by Tribal Football.
He also added that "Klopp is not the number one manager for this season. However, he can be called one of the best."
Jurgen Klopp had recently brought Liverpool to win the Champions League title by beating Tottenham Hotspurs 2-0 on June 1, 2019. Before playing against The Lilywhites, The Reds had managed to tackle some of the big names like Bayern Munchen, F.C. Porto, and Barcelona.
The Reds' victory was one of Klopp’s biggest moments because he had failed to bring the club to win the title on the last season. Meanwhile, for the English Premier League, Klopp managed to pt Liverpool on second position after Manchester City with a total pf 97 points.