The forward has also revealed his delight at hearing the Anfield crowd signing his name.
The German was last in charge of Borussia Dortmund, and with Brendan Rodgers struggling this season, has seen his name associated with a move to Anfield.
The Spanish star almost joined Real Madrid less than a month ago, but is now very much back in the club's favour.
Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane has failed to score in any of his opening eight appearances of the season, and Thierry Henry has spotted a problem.
West Ham United will take on Norwich City at home in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Darren O’Dea, now at Mumbai City FC, played for Leeds United during the 2011-12 season.
A selection of the latest stories in the media involving Tottenham Hotspur this Thursday evening.
Anthony Martial's agent has slammed Arsene Wenger for not signing the French forward.
Kieran Tierney highlights Celtic captain Scott Brown’s influence on him.
Aston Villa and Newcastle were beaten by Spurs to the signing of Dele Alli in January.
Here's how the Premier League table would look based purely on away results... Tottenham would be big winners, Newcastle and QPR not so much.
Tottenham Hotspur could be set to struggle without Nabil Bentaleb this month, if their prior record is anything to go by.
Roy Hodgson compared Queens Park Rangers forward Charlie Austin to Liverpool striker Rickie Lambert due to the path both players took to the Premier League.