Klopp was stuffed with superlatives for Lampard’s gamers forward of Liverpool’s conflict with Chelsea and reserved particular praise for younger weapons Mount and Abraham.
Lampard was happy to listen to Klopp’s feedback and revealed his personal admiration for the German, in addition to urging his gamers to make use of the Liverpool boss’ praise as motivation.
‘I don’t want the praise. I simply respect him massively,’ Lampard mentioned in response to Klopp.
‘It was a pleasant factor going up in opposition to him within the Super Cup, I respect him a lot. His charisma and the way he works.
‘He doesn’t mess about and fairly rightly has received the success he deserves.
‘I’ll take phrases from him as a implausible skilled coach about our gamers.
‘Talking about individual players, that’s nice for them. They want to make use of that to get even higher.’
Chelsea welcome Liverpool to Stamford Bridge on Sunday, with the Reds on the prime of the Premier League and Lampard nonetheless ready for his first win at residence as Blues boss.
Klopp is anticipating a tricky recreation from a proficient younger aspect and defined how Chelsea reminds him of Borussia Dortmund when he first took over.
‘[Chelsea] reminds me of my team at Dortmund years back when they were really young, even younger than this team at Chelsea,’ Klopp mentioned.
‘People had been at all times speaking about how younger they had been however they solely performed as a result of they’re that good, not as a result of they’re that younger.
‘They introduced in Christian Pulisic in the summertime, and all of the gamers round him have the identical worth.
‘Tammy Abraham is now a £60 million player, Mason Mount for sure is £60m, if not more, Hudson-Odoi was before that already.’