Video - Klopp shows Keano how to handle a ringing mobile

SoccerBy Kevin Palmer
All smiles for Klopp
All smiles for Klopp

Roy Keane famously exploded with anger when a mobile phone went off in his press conference during his time as Ipswich boss, yet Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp had a very different reaction to a similar incident on Friday.

Keane ripped into a reporter when his phone began to ring during his time as Ipswich manager, with this video of the incident repeated time and again in the years since.

Now Klopp has had a chance to display how he handles the mobile phone calamity committed by a red-faced reporter attending his press match press conference ahead of Monday’s game against Manchester United.

As you can see from this clip, Klopp was not quite as scary as Keane as he addressed this delicate issue with predictable charm: