Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has no doubt that Takumi Minamino will be an important player for the Reds.
The Japan international
has struggled to impress at Anfield and therefore he was allowed to move toSouthampton
However, the Red’s boss
believes his No. 18 can return and make an impact on Merseyside, he should be welcomed as a useful player for the Reds.
Quizzed on Minamino ahead ofLiverpool
's clash with Southampton, Klopp has told the Reds'official matchday program
: "He’s done really well there and this is no surprise.
"When we allowed him to go in January it was a tough call to make because he is an important player for us and will be again in the future, no doubt.
"But opportunities at that time had been short with us and therefore going to play somewhere else made sense for him and us.
"Southampton was perfect because of how Ralph plays and what he demands from his players."