The Liverpool boss has been highlighting the similarities that Coutinho has to the Croat.
Croatian midfielder is due back in training with Real Madrid this week following his extended break.
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Mexico defender Hector Moreno has dismissed Luka Modric's comments that Croatia are the superior side, ahead of their final World Cup group game.
Croatia midfielder Luka Modric says that he is confident of a "positive result" in their World Cup Group A match on Monday.
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Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Paulinho found the World Cup opener a struggle, whilst former Tottenham favourite Luka Modric shone in defeat.
Brazil are widely expected to comfortably see off Croatia in Sao Paulo tonight, but Niko Kovac does have a particular calling card.
Luka Modric, Ivan Rakitic and Mateo Kovacic represent a fearsome trio but Kovacic needs to step up to the plate if Croatia are to leave their mark in Brazil.
As the curtain lifts on the 2014 World Cup later this evening, here's a look at how Croatia could go about upsetting the host nation on opening night.
Tonight's World Cup curtain raiser will see hosts Brazil play Croatia and a key battle in the middle of the park could influence the outcome of the game, featuring a Tottenham Hotspur star past and present.
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Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid stars make up the bulk of the team, while Barcelona players miss out completely.