Jamie Carragher couldn't resist texting Hamann after Klopp's comments 1 month ago

Jamie Carragher couldn't resist texting Hamann after Klopp's comments

Klopp had sarcastically called Hamann a "well respected source."

After Jurgen Klopp's brutally sarcastic comments about Didi Hamann in a press conference earlier this week, Jamie Carragher couldn't resist texting his old teammate.

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The former Liverpool midfielder was critical of The Red's recent form, and when a journalist asked the manager what he thought of these comments, he sarcastically said that Hamann was a  "well respected source."

Not one to miss any opportunity like this, Carragher sent a text to the ex Germany midfielder.

"I'm really close with Didi and I text him last night just to see if he was still alive and was okay!' Carragher said ahead of The Overlap Live show at Wembley.

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"I saw the question in the press conference and didn't see why Jurgen reacted the way he did because whoever asked it said Hamman said "you need a spark" - and Liverpool do.

"I didn't get where the frustration came from. I didn't know whether it was something that goes back to when Didi was a pundit in Germany and Jurgen being the manager of Dortmund.

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"I'll try and get to the bottom of it! But it didn't seem that (bad)... I've said much worse about Klopp and his Liverpool team and I absolutely love them to bits, so I didn't get where the frustration come from or whether it had been lost in translation what he said.

Jamie Carragher Didi Hamman Jurgen Klopp

"I haven't seen the full interview - it was just what the journalist asked Klopp."

Liverpool play Manchester City this Sunday at Anfield, and although times have been tough for those in red, their 7-1 win over Rangers in midweek will certainly help boost their confidence.

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