Liverpool’s imposing presence on this season’s title race is certainly a sign of the club’s progress under Jurgen Klopp. However, should the German fail to deliver a maiden Premier League title, will the history books compliment the Reds swashbuckling style of play or simply highlight a series of near-misses?
Klopp has won plenty of admirers for his attractive brand of football, shrewd signings and witty soundbites yet the Liverpool trophy cabinet has remained locked since 2012 despite a significant amount of investment during his tenure.
He is portrayed as a champion by fans and press alike but has his affable personality afforded him an easy ride by the media and at what point will he finally endure the same pressure – experienced by the likes of Mauricio Pochettino – to deliver silverware?
The Pl>ymaker FC squad have their say in the video above.