That means that six of the Liverpool squad still aren’t able to complete the pre-match ritual.
Klopp doesn't allow all of his players to touch the famous signGetty Images
January signing Cody Gakpo has yet to win a trophy with the reds, as have Calvin Ramsay, Arthur Melo, Nat Phillips, Stefan Bajcetic and Rhys Williams.
It comes after Weghorst managed to annoy a lot of United fans after they got hammered 7-0 by Liverpool.
When both teams were heading out down the tunnel ahead of kickoff, Weghorst was spotted touching the famous sign which reads “This Is Anfield” in a video posted on Liverpool's YouTube channel.
Gakpo is one of the six players reportedly not allowed to complete the ritual Michael Regan/Getty Images
Weghorst has since responded to the criticism. On Instagram, the striker said he touched the sign to "wind up" his fellow Dutchman Virgl van Dijk. He said: "From the national team I know that Virgil always touches the sign.The only intention I had was to stop him touching it and wind him up."
The 30-year-old added: "Normally I never react to media topics, but for this one it's worth it because you amazing Manchester United fans are important to me.
"As a child I always supported FC Twente, and as a proud player now for Manchester United my dedication to this club can never be questioned.
"Sunday was a terrible day for all of us, we are putting everything into making it right in the next weeks. We will bounce back together and achieve our aims this season.
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