Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: England would be mad not taking Adam Lallana to the World Cup
The Kop boss, without a flicker of a smile, said: “Wow. If Mr Southgate can leave Adam Lallana out of his squad, then really I congratulate you already on winning the World Cup.
“Because then it is a squad like I can’t imagine how strong!”
It was light-hearted banter from Klopp but he was deadly serious talking about the return to action of his midfield “genius”.
There is no doubt Lallana is rusty. He only returned to training in November after picking up a thigh injury in pre-season and his first start of the season only came on New Year’s Day.
But now with Philippe Coutinho settling into... read more
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