The Reds managed to see off their Premier League rivals in the Champions League quarter-final first-leg at Anfield, and goals from Mo Salah, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Sadio Mane handed the Merseysiders a handsome advantage ahead of the rematch at the Etihad.
On the face of it, beating Pep Guardiola’s team of slick superstars is a magnificent result, but Klopp wasn’t his usual happy self when he spoke to the media afterwards.
Whilst he was delighted with the first-half display from his team, Klopp insisted that Liverpool should’ve played a lot more football in the second-half, instead of sitting deep:
"In the second half we didn't play football, that doesn't make sense."
Not many managers have any complaints after beating Man City 3-0…
— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) April 4, 2018
He might not be cracking a smile just now, but when he wakes up tomorrow and realises his team have one foot in the last-four, we reckon he’ll be proud as punch.
What did you think of Liverpool’s performance?