But when the final whistle blows at the bet365 Stadium against Stoke City, the Reds boss would be forgiven for allowing his mind to wander back up north.
After all, he'll have a vested interest in what happens then the Grand National takes place at Aintree later on in the day.
Sweepstakes on the famous race are being run in workplaces throughout the country, and Liverpool have been no different.
But who did Klopp pick out?
鈥淭he Last Samuri,?he said. 鈥淣ot bad!
鈥淚t's one of the favourites? What can I say! Hopefully it's not the only lucky moment this weekend.
鈥淚 don't know about this sport, but I saw some faces when I got it, and it's good yes?
鈥淚 like the movie, so maybe the horse is okay also!?/p>