This Is Why Ilkay Gundogan Thinks Liverpool Is The Team To Beat

Jurgen Klopp should be proud.

This Is Why Ilkay Gundogan Thinks Liverpool Is The Team To Beat
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The 26-year-old German footballer, Ilkay Gundogan is no stranger when it comes to professional football. Not only has he been the part of Germany's national football team, but he's also a player for Manchester City.

Yet even with the fact that he's the part of a strong Premier League team, Ilkay Gundogan knows that Liverpool can take the crown this season for a very good reason. Read on!

Ilkay Gundogan is certainly familiar with Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp.

Ilkay Gundogan is certainly familiar with Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp.

But how does Gundogan know about Jurgen Klopp and his skills?

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This is because Gundogan stayed at Borussia Dortmund for five seasons.

This is because Gundogan stayed at Borussia Dortmund for five seasons.
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Borussia Dortmund is a club located at Dortmund in North Rhine-Westphalia, and it participates in Bundesliga, DFB-Pokal, and in the UEFA Champions League.

During four of those seasons, Borussia Dortmund was under Klopp's management.

During four of those seasons, Borussia Dortmund was under Klopp's management.
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In fact, it was Jurgen Klopp who signed Gundogan into Borussia Dortmund.

Currently, Liverpool is at the top of the Premier League rankings.

Currently, Liverpool is at the top of the Premier League rankings.
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This was made possible after 11 Stellar games.

Liverpool hopes to win the Premier League again since 1990.

Liverpool hopes to win the Premier League again since 1990.
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They have been so close to victory before, and they wouldn't want to let go of this opportunity.

Gundogan observed that Klopp's Liverpool is like the old Dortmund team under his management.

Gundogan observed that Klopp's Liverpool is like the old Dortmund team under his management.
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Gundogan is quite analytical, and he can sense that Klopp is doing his best to manage Liverpool.

The Manchester City player said that the player types were similar.

The Manchester City player said that the player types were similar.
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Could Klopp have used his previous knowledge of Dortmund's players to strengthen the Liverpool team?

He also said that Liverpool has a clear advantage because of their game schedule.

He also said that Liverpool has a clear advantage because of their game schedule.
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Liverpool doesn't really have to play in Europe in the coming weeks. 

Gundogan said that Jurgen Klopp knows how to motivate his team.

Gundogan said that Jurgen Klopp knows how to motivate his team.
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And with the Liverpool at the top, it's not hard to confirm that.

He believes that Liverpool is a very dangerous team right now!

He believes that Liverpool is a very dangerous team right now!
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Still, this does not mean that Manchester City will easily give up.

Gundogan said that Liverpool can seriously win Premier League this season.

Gundogan said that Liverpool can seriously win Premier League this season.
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And Jurgen Klopp can definitely make that happen.

All in all, he knows that Klopp will be a fantastic Liverpool manager in the long run.

All in all, he knows that Klopp will be a fantastic Liverpool manager in the long run.
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Do you agree with what Gundogan said regarding Liverpool?