Klopp named Premier League manager of the season

Written By: BBC

Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side sealed the Premier League title with seven games to spare

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has been named the Premier League manager of the season.

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The 53-year-old German led the Reds to their first top-flight title for 30 years.

They amassed 99 points, winning 32 of their 38 league games, to finish 18 points clear of Manchester City.

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Klopp beat Chelsea boss Frank Lampard, Leicester’s Brendan Rodgers and Sheffield United’s Chris Wilder to the award.

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Last month, he was named League Managers’ Association manager of the year.

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Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold, 21, won the Premier League’s young player award on Friday.

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The winners of the Premier League awards were decided after votes from the public were combined with those of a panel of football experts.


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