Liverpool boss Klopp to miss Sunderland game due to illness

Reuters , Saturday 6 Feb 2016

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp (Reuters)

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp will not be at his team's Premier League game against Sunderland at Anfield on Saturday after suffering suspected appendicitis, the club said.

The 48-year-old German took charge of Liverpool in October.

"First-team duties will be overseen by the remaining members of the coaching staff, including Zeljko Buvac, Peter Krawietz, Pepijn Lijnders and John Achterberg," Liverpool said in a statement on their website (

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