A victory for Klopp's men will be the club's 500th in the Premier League era, and the omens are in their favour having won their last three league meetings with West Ham - scoring four goals on each of those occasions. "That is the goal of the club now and we are looking forward to the season". "That depends only on how we play, perform and fight, not on what I say now".
There is certainly an air of optimism at Anfield and fans will be expecting Liverpool to improve upon their fourth-placed finish in the Premier League from last season and no doubt they'll be desperate to go one better following their Champions League final heartache against Madrid.
Liverpool have been handed a boost with Fabinho able to return to training after being given the all-clear following a scan on a muscle problem on Thursday while he's also recovered from a minor bout of illness. "We have to be more clinical in the right moments".
So with that in mind, how well do you think you remember Liverpool's fortunes in opening day games? There are not only the big six. He has been at clubs who have picked up 13 trophies during his time with them and - at £13.75m from Stoke - is an exciting addition to Liverpool's array of attacking talent.
"I do not know (if Liverpool can win the league)", he said. It's hard for the other teams as well. We have to be in this championship mood.
"[Expect too much and] you can only disappoint yourself and the people around us". Step by step, we have come closer.
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Trent Alexander-Arnold returned sooner than expected from his extended holiday after the 2018 FIFA World Cup and should start ahead of Nathaniel Clyne at right-back.
We know what Pele thinks and when Jurgen Klopp was asked about his side's chances of glory this season, he knows exactly what Liverpool need to work on.
"I also stated after Coutinho's sale that the extraordinary fee presented an opportunity - for one summer at least - to outspend the rest of the Premier League".
"[They] are all in a different shape".
"Dejan will not be available for the weekend, that's how it is", said Klopp.
"We will see, we have not big issues but we have these little things where we have to think about if it's a risk or not and if it's a risk do we take it or not and all that stuff".