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'My Spanish is not so good apart from ordering a beer': Jurgen Klopp relishing chance to speak with Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa ahead of Anfield opener but admits language may be an issue Jurgen Klopp and Marcelo Bielsa go head to head on the season's opening day  Both managers won their respective leagues with their sides last season  Klopp is itching to speak with his opponent but admits language may be an issue Liverpool boss feels Premier League will suit Bielsa's style perfectly 

By Danny Gallagher For Mailonline

Published: 08:53 BST, 11 September 2020 | Updated: 08:53 BST, 11 September 2020

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Jurgen Klopp has admitted he is itching to finally meet and speak with Marcelo Bielsa ahead of Liverpool's season opener on Saturday, though joked that language may be an issue.

The German manager will come up against last season's winner of the Championship, and wishes to compare notes with Bielsa providing his limited Spanish skills allow him to do so.

Speaking to

, Klopp made light of the situation and explained that his Spanish went as far as ordering a beer on holiday, before waxing lyrical about Bielsa's style and ideas. 

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