Jurgen Klopp’s mother Elizabeth has sadly passed away in her home country of Germany at the age of 81.
The Liverpool manager will not be able to attend her funeral due to the restrictions brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic.
The 53-year-old said in a statement: “As soon as the circumstances allow, we will hold a wonderful commemoration that is appropriate to it.”Manchester United, meanwhile, have sent a message of support to Klopp: “Heartfelt condolences to Jurgen and his family, from everyone at United.”
♥️ Heartfelt condolences to Jürgen and his family, from everyone at United. https://t.co/1L7o2uHCHy
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) February 10, 2021