"I don't want to put a big backpack on his shoulders, but I spoke about [how] he still has space for improvement, which is the best news actually". And then we will see where that brings us at the end of the season.
The Groningen youth product will now be one of the best-paid defenders in world football but it hasn't always been plain-sailing for him.
And as a set of words that would endear him to a set of supporters instantly, Gronnemark pretty much hit the nail on the head there. It's the little things - things that people wouldn't notice on the pitch, but because you're training with him day in, day out, you learn these things, and you think, "ah, that's what he does, that's how he makes it look easy".
Gronnemark, who spent the opening week of the worldwide break on Merseyside coaching the club's Academy players and staff, is a man in demand.
Barcelona's Lionel Messi will be this this edition's highest rated player on 94, with Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar completing the top three with 93 and 92 ratings respectively.
Jurgen Klopp is likely to stand firm over one of his most important players as Liverpool go in search of their first league title since 1990.
Brown was acquired by Oakland in March and he didn't even last long enough to appear in a single game for the silver and black. He told reporters that he could walk away from football altogether and wouldn't play unless it was by his rules.
The complaints stemmed from a Boeing meeting last month in Seattle which was cut short by regulators, Dow Jones said. It had previously cancelled 115 flights per day and pulled the affected planes out of service through November 2 .
Trump remained silent on Twitter about the newly agreed talks, and none of his key economic aides appeared on morning talk shows. While Trump's administration ratchets up the tariff pressure, China is having to add stimulus to support its slowing economy.
Join Senior Editor Bridget Carey, Senior Editor Iyaz Akhtar and Editor at Large Jeff Bakalar at 9 a.m. Apple has scheduled a hardware event taking place tomorrow , September 10, at its Cupertino campus.
India lost contact with its unmanned Vikram probe during the final moments of its audacious attempt to land on the moon on Friday. Scientists were hoping to land the robotic spacecraft between two craters about 375 miles from the moon's unexplored south pole.
A necropsy will be conducted, according to Davis, who said he couldn't recall a fatal bear attack in Ontario in the last decade. Two other black bears spotted nearby were also acting aggressively, Jim Davis of Ontario police told the BBC.
Alongside the classic shambling undead, Project Resistance will be pulling from the Resident Evil franchise's more iconic enemies. Project Resistance looks an terrible lot like a new Resident Evil Outbreak game, but we're not sure if that's the case just yet.
"There are some real logistical challenges that we have to work on", Rubio, R-Fla., said during a news conference in Opa-locka. On Sunday night, about 130 individuals seeking to evacuate the Bahamas were kicked off a ferry heading to the Florida .
Huawei also used time at IFA to announce two new colour variants of its P30 Pro smartphone: "mystic blue" and "misty lavender". The department last month extended the period for exceptions a further 90 days following its initial ban on Huawei in May.
Trump's tweets often hit the market around lunchtime on the East Coast and can cause a lot of indigestion. Trump means more opportunities for tweets that move markets, although only some of them actually do.
While we're waiting for the new film, Shadow of the Tomb Raider is available now on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Alicia Vikander is reprising her role as the lissome, treasure-hunting action heroine Lara Croft.
Apple’s cheaper iPhone SE successor may arrive next year
The technology is said to be still a work-in-progress, with Apple weighing whether it might be ready for the 2020 iPhone launch. There may not be any attempt at changing the camera section from the single-lens arrangement for the rear as well as the front.
Trump's flawed approach to Afghanistan
This weekend, President Trump canceled secret meetings at Camp David with the Taliban and Afghan leaders. Under the deal, the USA would withdraw about 5,000 US troops within 135 days of signing.
Nevada GOP scraps 2020 presidential primary
The other two "stooges" are former Massachusetts Governor William Weld and former Illinois Congressman Joe Walsh . But the back-and-forth on Trump has not stopped donors from pouring in cash into Malliotakis's campaign coffers.
Hands on: Nokia 6.2 review
With a 1.3-inch display outside to display notifications, caller ID etc, you can answer calls just by flipping it open. The Nokia 6 .2 release date is set for October, when we expect it to be relatively widely available around the world.
Tributes pour in for Robert Mugabe
Mugabe's early years were praised for broadening access to health and education for the black majority, the BBC reported. Robert Mugabe had led Zimbabwe in 1980 and again in 2017 , amid accusations of intimidation and vote rigging.