By Max Winters For Mailonline
Published: 09:46 BST, 8 October 2020 | Updated: 12:02 BST, 8 October 2020
Jurgen Klopp has revealed he briefly thought about not answering the phone call that led to him becoming Liverpool's manager five years ago.
The German is celebrating half a decade at Anfield this month that has seen him lead the Reds to the Premier League and Champions League titles.
Klopp has overseen a major transformation, leading the club back to the summit of European and domestic football with a squad boasting some of the world's best players.
Jurgen Klopp has revealed he nearly ignored the call from Liverpool because he was on holiday
Klopp revealed wife Ulla Sandrock (R) was not too happy their holiday was cut short by the call
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But, as Klopp celebrates five years on Merseyside, he has now revealed he thought about ignoring the call from his agent to tell him Liverpool were interested.