Work for the 66-year-old starts on Sunday with a West Midlands derby against Aston Villa, where Albion have to stop golden boy Jack Grealish if they want to record their second win of the season.
Liverpool played their first game after the announcement of the European Super League, and failed to win against Leeds
He said: “He senses where the space is and how to use it. I wouldn’t necessarily say he’s a dribbler with skills and tricks but he’s dynamic. How he plays, he is unique in some ways.