Legendary Man Utd manager Sir Alex Ferguson sends message to Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp

Manchester United legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson has hailed Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp for his success at Liverpool.

On Monday, Sir Alex Ferguson presented Jurgen Klopp with the LMA Manager of the Year award, he said: “Jurgen, fantastic. Liverpool, 30 years since winning that league. Incredible.

“You really thoroughly deserve it. The performance level of the team was outstanding. Your personality went right through the whole club. A marvellous performance.

“I’ll forgive you for waking me up at half past 3 in the morning to tell you’d won the [Premier] League! Thank you… But anyway, you’ve thoroughly deserved it. Well done.”

The LMA Manager of the Year has been awarded since 1993.