Liverpool’s Jürgen Klopp defends José Mourinho’s tactical approach


• Liverpool manager admits he would ‘park the bus’ when necessary• ‘Everyone makes a big thing of it. But it’s all about winning’Jürgen Klopp has defended José Mourinho’s pragmatism and admitted he would be happy for Liverpool to “park the bus” when necessary on Saturday.The United manager was roundly criticised for his approach to October’s dour goalless draw at Anfield, when he prioritised containment against a Liverpool team that had won once in seven matches beforehand. Liverpool trail their fierce rivals by two points ahead of Sunday’s return at Old Trafford but, in contrast to United, have been widely praised for their attacking prowess this season. Related: José Mourinho should let Manchester United off the leash – but will he dare? Continue reading......

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