“I like to have really a strong bond with the team and between the players, but if you really want to step up you have to kick the ass of your team-mate. This is the kind of atmosphere we have to create…”

Who else but Jürgen Klopp? You can read more of this exclusive, revealing and entertaining interview with the Reds boss in the new issue of the official Liverpool FC magazine, which is on sale now.

The issue comes free with a fold-out fixtures wallchart for the new season, and there's also a chance to win a new personalised Liverpool shirt - choose from the home, away or third-kit jersey.

Inside you can plan the whole season with a special LFC calendar, check out the best pictures from the club's summer tour and read what the new signings have to say about their moves to Anfield.

It's all in the brand new issue – the essential way for every Red to prepare for the new season!

You could also win a signed shirt when you subscribe to the monthly magazine! Subscribe now to the magazine or the matchday programme and you will be entered into a special draw. Click here to enter.