German Jurgen Klopp admitted; The coach of Liverpool, England, that he made one of the biggest mistakes in his life, for his failure to sign South Korean Son Heung-min; The current Tottenham Hotspur star.
During Klopp’s leadership of the German Borussia Dortmund from 2008 to 2015, he tried to contract with the South Korean after he emerged with Hamburg, but the player chose at the time to represent Bayer Leverkusen.
The current Reds coach said about this attempt, in his statements to the South Korean “KBS” channel: “Not signing Heung-min is one of the biggest mistakes in my life. He is a wonderful player and a star of Korean football, and one of the best strikers in the world.”
The Tottenham star was injured during the match against Olympique Marseille, on the first of November, in the group stage of the Champions League, during a joint ball with opponent Chancel Mbemba, and then it was revealed that he suffered from a fracture around the eye, requiring surgery.