Liverpool legend: This ‘big statement’ is a sign of Jurgen Klopp’s intent

Flanagan has only just returned to full fitness following a lengthy spell on the sidelines with a knee injury but was promoted to skipper for the with Jordan Henderson left on the bench.

“I think it was a big statement by Jurgen Klopp to make Jon Flanagan captain on Sunday against ,” Kop legend Aldridge said.

“We’ve seen in the last captain, Stevie Gerrard and Jamie Carragher when Stevie wasn’t around, that ideally the captain should be a local lad.

“And I think Klopp was saying that ideally he’d like that to happen too.

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