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Klopp wants to inject Liverpool passion

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LIVERPOOL, England (AP) Renowned for being flamboyant and emotional, Juergen Klopp is ready to inject some of that passion into the Liverpool team.

Klopp has signed a three-year deal to take over as manager from Brendan Rodgers, who nearly led the team to the Premier League title two seasons ago but struggled since.

"We have to change from doubters into believers," Klopp said Friday at Anfield in his first news conference as Liverpool manager. "It will be full throttle football.