Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp had something to chew on his way back home from Plymouth on Wednesday.
Actually he had a lot to chew on…
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Klopp was presented with a gift from fourth-tier Plymouth Argyle and their sponsors Ginsters after a much-changed Liverpool beat them 1-0 at Home Park in the FA Cup third round replay.
A giant Cornish pasty.
“What’s that!?” was Klopp’s bemused response when the giant snack (which is stuffed full of potato, meat and vegetables) starting coming his way in his press conference after the game.
In the south west of England pasties are the local delicacy and with Liverpool having to travel over 293 miles on a chilly evening to get home, the pasty had a little message for Klopp.
Ah, the magic of the FA Cup.
Fair play to Klopp for accepting the gift magnanimously and for Plymouth for spreading the gospel of the pasty. If you haven’t tried one, do it.