Former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp are reaping the benefits of having the full support of their clubs, something he enjoyed during his first spell as Chelsea boss when he and the Blues "killed the Premier League in such an easy way."
Guardiola's Manchester City and Klopp's Liverpool have spent most of the 2018-19 season as favourites to win the Premier League a year after the Etihad club ran away with the title with a record haul of points.
LIVERPOOL, England -- Jurgen Klopp said he told his Liverpool side not to lose their nerve in an encounter with Crystal Palace that he believes many people expected his side to lose.
Liverpool went into half-time 1-0 down but scored twice shortly after the break and twice more after Palace made it 2-2 in the 65th minute -- with Mohamed Salah bagging a brace -- to seal a thrilling 4-3 victory over Roy Hodgson's team, who beat reigning champions Manchester City last month.
A source has told ESPN FC that the deal runs until 2024 and reflects the 20-year-old's rapid development after establishing himself as Liverpool's first-choice right-back and earning five caps for England.
In recent months, Premier League leaders Liverpool have managed to tie down the long-term futures of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane,...