Liverpool supervisor Jurgen Klopp had no concept about Sadio Mane’s objective dry spell and appeared surprised when informed about the Reds star’s uncommon recent dry spot.

Klopp confessed he ‘didn’t know’ Mane’s goal in the 7-0 win over Crystal Palace last weekend was the Senegal international’s first in 10 video games.

In reality, the one in charge exposed he doesn’t monitor any of his gamers’ objective tallies.

Instead he insists he focuses on their total contribution to the group and the value of what players like Mane can bring to his side – much the exact same way as he defended Roberto Firmino’s 2020 goalscoring record, simply as the Brazil forward scored three times in 2 matches.

Speaking ahead of Sunday’s Premier League clash versus West Brom, when Hair’s current record was put to him Klopp stated: “I didn’t even know it.

” Truthfully I would have lost everything if I needed to bet on it the number of goals Sadio Mane scored in the last ten video games.

” As one option to answer it would have been the last one I opted for, he just scored as soon as.

” A 2nd ago we spoke about the fantastic objective distinction and now I understand among our finest players, among the very best gamers on the planet, didn’t rating for a while. Who cares?

” He played incredibly well, is in truly good condition, he is amazingly tough to protect.

” If Sadio has the ball as a challenger you require to put 3 gamers on that side and it opens a great deal of things.

” I was not concerned but scoring is, for the young boys, really important. Bobby obviously liked it when he scored two weeks earlier and because then he scored three or 4 objectives and if Sadio starts scoring I have no issue with it.

” It was not about his performances, they were actually great.”

New West Brom employer Sam Allardyce is the next male who needs to deal with Liverpool’s terrifying forward line.

The 66-year-old was the last manager to beat Klopp’s side in a league match at Anfield when he supervised of Palace in April 2017.

Ever since the Reds have created a run of 66 home video games without defeat, that includes an exceptional 55 wins.

Klopp does not know exactly what to get out of the Baggies in Allardyce’s second match in charge however he has a fairly excellent idea.

“It’s a challenging one. We made the analysis. It is a mix of when Sam was at Everton and the last video game – his first video game versus Aston Villa,” stated Klopp.

“What I expect is a hard challenger, it is constantly difficult against Sam Allardyce groups: well organised, do not make a huge hassle of belongings and the circumstance West Brom are in any way it will be an appropriate battle and Sam is a proven professional for arranging teams for these sort of fights.