‘Because with Jurgen Klopp, it’s gonna be alright’: so it’s proved and then some

Sam Patterson

Klopp’s infectious persona and unwavering (to some, maddeningly irksome) positivity during ‘the hard times’ laid the groundwork for Liverpool’s perpetual success today. Now the journey – that long, seemingly arduous journey – can be contextualised and fully appreciated. During the ‘hard times’, for which the Red’s painful defeat in Basel in 2016 is undoubtedly part, Klopp remained steadfast in his notion that ‘every little thing was gonna be alright’.