“Gomez has everything you need in a centre half and more — pace, strength, heading ability, composure and a long throw, too, to provide set-piece chances.
“He has a mentality that reminds me of Bobby Moore, in that he does the simple things so well.
“He sees the ball and goes and wins it. He spots danger and cuts it out.
“He sees a pass and plays it. Simple.”
Klopp recruited Thomas Gronnemark, who holds the world record for a throw-in at over 56 yards, to coach his players.