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Klopp battle Guardiola, Emery for award

Timothy Aiyeku

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has been nominated for the Premier League Manager of the Month award for October.

He is expected to battle Arsenal’s Unai Emery, Wolves’ Nuno Espirito Santo and Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola for the award.

Within the month under review, the Red boss recorded 3 wins against Leicester City, Tottenham and Southampton before a draw at the Stamford Bridge.

Meanwhile, Arsenal manager, Emery saw victories in all of his four games under review without a defeat or a draw in the month under review.

Meanwhile, Guardiola who is also a strong contender for the award has gone unbeaten, winning Newcastle United, Fulham, Cardiff City and Brighton respectively.

Wolves manager Santo remains a surprise name in the list but has earned it with wins 3 wins against West Ham United, Burnley FC and Southampton with a stalemate against Manchester United.

The manager has not only listed his team, but he has also set a club record for himself and puts the team in the 9th place in the standing after seven league games.

However, the battle for Liverpool’s Klopp continues as they will be meant to host Man City in the Sunday encounter.

Both clubs have been recognized by their superb form but one of them is expected to drop three points after Sunday night.

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Timothy Aiyeku is a Mass Communication graduate from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He is a sports, everything football analyst.