Adebayo Akinfenwa invited by Klopp to join Liverpool's title parade

Adebayo Akinfenwa invited by Klopp to join Liverpool's title parade

- Adebayo Akinfenwa will be part of Liverpool's title-winning parade later in the month

- Reds boss Jurgen Klopp granted the striker's request he sent on their social media page

- The Wycombe forward helped his side gain promotion into the Championship recently

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Adebayo Akinfenwa's requested has been granted by Jurgen Klopp and he has received an invitation to Liverpool’s Premier League.

The Wycombe striker sent a WhatsApp message to the German tactician and the Reds boss duly responded to the request.

“When it’s possible, in the future one day,” Klopp said on Liverpool's website.

“I don’t know when exactly but he is invited for the parade, 100 per cent."

Adebayo Akinfenwa invited by Klopp to join Liverpool's title parade
Adebayo Akinfenwa invited by Klopp to join Liverpool's title parade. Photo Credit: Getty Images
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Akinfewa played a huge part in Wycombe's promotion to the Championships after helping his team defeat Oxford United in the play-off final at Wembley.

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The Nigerian-English footballer who is also a Liverpool fan then made a video call with Klopp after an emotional post-match interview.

And the former Borussia Dortmund manager responded to the video message he received from Merseyside on social media.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Wycombe Wanderers striker Adebayo Akinfenwa got a surprise after helping his side promote to the Championship for the first time in their 133 years of existence.

Premier League-winning manager Jurgen Klopp gave the English star of Nigerian descent a call to celebrate their triumph with him.

Their promotion was secured following their 2-1 victory at Wembley Stadium on Monday, July 13th.

Legit.ng also reported that Jurgen Klopp has given his opinion after the Court of Arbitration of Sports overturned Man City's two-year Champions League ban.

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The outgoing champions can now compete in next season Champions League competition despite being slammed with a heft ban and fine.

However, Liverpool boss Klopp believes the lifting of the ban is not good with all the allegations leveled against City for breaking Financial Fair Play rules (FFF).

When the German tactician was asked about City's judgment he said: "I don't think it was a good day for football yesterday, to be honest."

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