Jurgen Klopp to miss Liverpool game today due to illness
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will miss today's game against Sunderland at Anfield after suffering a suspected bout of appendicitis, the club have announced.
The news was announced in a short statement on the club's website.
It read: 'Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp will be absent from today's Barclays Premier League fixture against Sunderland at Anfield, after suffering a suspected bout of appendicitis.
'First-team duties will be overseen by the remaining members of the coaching staff, including Zeljko Buvac, Peter Krawietz, Pepijn Lijnders and John Achterberg.'