Jurgen Klopp and Thomas Tuchel credit the 63-year-old Rangnick for inspiring their own versions of Gegenpressing.
With nerves of steel, Jorginho stepped up, sent David de Gea the wrong way and Stamford Bridge into raptures. The point is that Jorginho — on the back of that very recent setback and a horror moment that gifted Manchester United the lead yesterday — had the strength of character to seize the ball when Aaron Wan-Bissaka went through the back of Thiago Silva. There was the customary check in his stride and enough disguise in his run up to fool De Gea.
Rangnick takes charge until the end of the season before a two-year stint as a consultant at the club
The 63-year-old German will take over from Michael Carrick until the end of the season and then take on a consultancy role.