Jurgen Klopp is determined to remain Liverpool boss and “help sort it” after reiterating his opposition to the European Super League.
“I heard I will resign. If times get tough it makes me even more sticky that I will stay,” he said after the game.
Reds vice-captain James Milner was even more critical of the new tournament – which has threatened to cause a schism in football.
“I don’t like it one bit and hopefully it doesn’t happen,” he told BBC Sport.
“It [the current system] has worked well for a long time. What has made it special, what we have done over the last few years, is we have earned the right to win the Champions League and the Premier League. The product we have currently is very good.
“It is difficult. Coming into the game today Leeds fans…