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Is De Zerbi on the radar to be Klopp's successor?

Chief football writer Phil McNulty
Chief football writer Phil McNulty

BBC chief footballer writer Phil McNulty has been answering your questions on all things Premier League.

Edward from Brighton asked: Do you think Roberto de Zerbi will be a candidate to succeed Jurgen Klopp? We have an outstanding manager on our hands at Brighton and don’t want to lose him.

Phil answered: Hi Edward. I have absolutely no doubt De Zerbi will be in the conversations about appointing Liverpool’s next manager, but I have my doubts it will be him. I still have a feeling that once all the talking stops Xabi Alonso will return to Anfield from Bayer Leverkusen.

I have been wrong on the odd occasion before though.

Follow the full Q&A here