The Liverpool boss has come below expanding power of overdue, with the Reds now not registering a win of their ultimate 4 video games in all competitions.
The defeat towards Leicester within the Carabao Cup held a little bit extra importance because it leaves Liverpool with one much less cup they may be able to attempt to win this season.
Klopp is but to win any silverware since taking the reins at Liverpool in October 2015, however he did led them to the League Cup and Europa League ultimate in his debut season.
However, this marketing campaign has to this point been a sour sadness for Reds fanatics with rising issues over Liverpool’s defensive functions – or loss of them.
They have the worst defensive document of any facet within the most sensible part of the desk, conceding 9 objectives of their opening 5 league fits.
But Thompson, who gained seven First Division titles on Merseyside, believes Klopp is nonetheless the precise guy for the task… as a result of no one else would be capable of are available in and change him.
“There’s no debate, he should not be under pressure,” Thompson instructed Sky Sports’ The Debate display.
“I wish to suppose he is construction an aspect now. I imagine they’re higher now [than under Brendan Rodgers]. The defensive facet of items has been Liverpool’s Achilles heel, now not simply via Klopp’s reign, however we had the similar factor with Brendan.
“I really like the way in which he performs,” he added. “Yes, he is were given his issues however at the instant I do not see any person any place close to Jurgen Klopp, and that is the reason the issue. Who would Liverpool opt for? Who would they bring about in [to replace Klopp]?
“These people who find themselves wondering Klopp, I am not listening to any one get a hold of a approach to it.
“There should not be any debate about his place at Liverpool.”