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Klopp Responds To Mane Snubbing His Handshake

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has responded to Sadio Mane refusing to shake his hand after the Reds' win over Manchester United.

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The Merseysiders moved back into contention for the top four with a 4-2 win over the Red Devils at Old Trafford in Premier League action on Thursday night.

Mane was named on the bench for the clash, and was only brought on in the 74th minute as Roberto Firmino, Diogo Jota and Mohamed Salah got the job done, scoring the four goals between them.

The Senegalese was visibly frustrated after the game and refused to acknowledge Klopp as he walked off the pitch, but the German tactician later played down the incident when asked about it.

"No there's no problem," Klopp told Sky Sports.

"Yesterday I made a late decision in training to go with Diogo Jota. I would usually explain it but there was no time for that. It is all fine."

Despite the post-match drama, the Reds boss was pleased to claim his first win at Old Trafford since taking over at Liverpool.

"Great fight, good game, intense, how a derby should be," Klopp added.

"Since I'm at Liverpool, our first win at Old Trafford. Good timing, I would say.

"We needed it, obviously. We fought hard for it, we deserved it, so all good."

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