Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp met rock and roll legend before Arsenal rout

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp met rock and roll legend Paul Weller at a Liverpool hotel ahead of Saturday’s meeting with Arsenal.

The Reds returned to victory after losing to West Ham before the international break with a 4-0 victory over Mikel Arteta’s side at Anfield.

Earlier on Saturday Klopp was pictured chatting with Weller at the Liverpool team hotel, the image was later shared on social media.

Weller was the city as part of its 2021 UK tour, with a show at the Olympia in Liverpool on Friday night.

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The musician is well known for his time as a member of The Jam in the 1970s and early 1980s.

He then formed a new group The Style Council from 1983 to 1989, before embarking on a solo career in the early 1990s.

Merseyside music star Peter Hooton shared a photo of Weller meeting Klopp, with the caption: “Wow – when Jurgen met Weller”.

Klopp’s side then demolished the Gunners in a dominant display that placed them just four points behind league leaders Chelsea.

The Liverpool boss was happy with his team’s performance, as he said after the game: “It was a mix of a very mature performance and a very exciting experience. [one], with some very, very exciting times and very exciting goals.

“Great backpress, great high press, it was really good. An impressive result.

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