"He changed a lot, bringing his own philosophy in. It took a while for everybody to follow it.
"He had to be calm and consistent. If you go on this way, in the first two or three weeks, okay, you might not get the results, but in the long-term it will go your way if you don't change it.
"The club gave Klopp the time to do this and it worked out very well. But as a character he is a person who relates to the player.
"I can see Brendan doing the same. Brendan's character was very influential in me coming here."