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ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Jurgen Klopp vows to bring 'full throttle' football to Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp says his new Liverpool side will play at "full throttle" and "take it to the limit" every game.

The Reds confirmed the appointment of Klopp as their new boss on Thursday and the German will be officially presented at a news conference on Friday morning.

Liverpool also confirmed that Zeljko Buvac, Klopp's assistant both at Borussia Dortmund and Mainz, and Peter Krawietz will join the new-look coaching staff.

Klopp, who has signed a three-year deal after succeeding Brendan Rodgers, has said he is delighted to have arrived at Anfield and is looking forward to implementing his style of football at the club.

"Firstly, I would like to offer thanks to the ownership of Liverpool Football Club for showing faith in me and my staff and presenting us with this wonderful opportunity," Klopp told Liverpool's official website. "They have presented to me a very clear vision and I share their ambitions and model of work.

"I am very excited by the challenge we face and eager to start the job and begin implementing our ideas and ways of working with this team. This is a talented group of players and there is still much to compete for this season.

"Winning is important but so is how you win and how you play the game. I believe in a playing philosophy that is very emotional, very fast and very strong. My teams must play at full throttle and take it to the limit every single game.

"It is important to have a playing philosophy that reflects your own mentality, reflects the club and gives you a clear direction to follow -- tactical of course, but tactical with a big heart.

"Liverpool has extraordinary supporters and Anfield is a world renowned home, with an incredible atmosphere. I want to build a great relationship with these supporters and give them memories to cherish. I hope we can feed off each other's energy and that we take this journey together."

Liverpool chairman Tom Werner added: "In Jurgen Klopp we have appointed a world-class manager with a proven track record of winning and someone who has the personality and charisma to reignite this football club and take the team forward.

"When an opportunity presents itself to acquire one of the most sought-after leaders in the game, it is something you have to pursue decisively and we are delighted he has accepted our invitation.

"He possesses all the qualities we are looking for in a manager -- he is a strong, inspirational leader, who has a clear philosophy of high-energy, attacking football. Critically, he is also a winner and someone who can connect with and enthuse our supporters.

"It is our job now to support Jurgen every step of the way and help him achieve his full potential at this great football club. He is enthusiastic about the squad of players and wants the team to fight to achieve success this season and beyond. His attitude is infectious and we believe it will lift the entire club."

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