Jurgen Klopp to miss Liverpool game today due to illness

SoccerBy Sunday World
Jurgen Klopp
Jurgen Klopp

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.'