Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel, has hailed his compatriot and Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp as the best manager in the world.
Addressing the press ahead of Chelsea’s FA Cup final tie against Liverpool on Saturday, the German described Klopp as a master of the underdog.
Tuchel said he has no reason, however, to be jealous of the Liverpool boss, describing him as fantastic, funny and one of the very best managers in the world of football.
A win for Liverpool at Wembley on Saturday will Brighting their chances of winning the quadruple this season. Jurgen Klopp’s side is still in the race for the Champions League and Premier League trophies having won the Carabao Cup back in February.
“You know Klopp is the master of being the underdog. He can talk you into being the underdog against Villareal and Benfica, and it’s a miracle, miracle how they even draw against them,” the former Borussia Dortmund manager said.
“He can talk you into it and he does it all the time, he does it a lot of times.
“There’s nothing to be jealous of from my side, Klopp is a fantastic guy, funny guy, one of the very, very best coaches in the world and that’s what he does.”