And Werner admits he text Edwards even before he spoke with Klopp on Thursday evening.
“I know Jurgen gets much of the focus of journalists but we wouldn’t be at this point without the valuable contributions of Michael,” he added.
“He works under the radar but he’s been pivotal to the consistency of the achievements we have seen.
“And if you look at the ins and out in the squad and the players he has identified, not all of them we paid £100m for.
“He has just worked tirelessly to create this incredible environment. And I text him last night, even before I text Jurgen to tell him how grateful all of us are to his contributions.”
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