However, Jurgen Klopp’s No 2 will be absent for the rest of the campaign.
‘The Brain’ as Zeljko is known, will not be in the dugout alongside Klopp as the Reds look to secure their place in the Champions League final and qualify for the competition next season.
Reports on Monday morning suggested the former Dortmund assistant had quit his role on Merseyside.
But Anfield officials insist Buvac hasn’t stepped down but is spending some time away from Liverpool for personal reasons.
The club’s position remains that the matter is private and no further comment will be made.
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