Jurgen Klopp has suggested a series of things Liverpool must constantly do to keep up with Manchester City in the title race this term.
Booking against Leicester City, the Red Devils are six points behind the league leaders with a game in hand after losing to Tottenham in London.
“I hope I don’t make a profit but we are more stable than before” Germans are quoted saying by Guardians.
“At least we have to stay like this. That is the minimum.
“We have to play flexible football, direct football, creative football, solid defensive kick and press everything in the games until the last second. We had periods of play when we were 2-0 down and the opponent came back.
“What we do is not right, we have to learn from it and that is what this group has always done. It gives some reason to be optimistic but of course the opponents are extremely strong and even if they don’t fly they still win the match. “
Defeated by both the Merseysiders’ backup in the Carabao Cup and an aggressive Citizens team over the weekend, Brendan Rodgers will surely have a task and a half on his hands to push the Haunted Foxes’ outfit. Photo.
That’s not to say we should underestimate the wounded animal we’ll visit later at the King Power Stadium, when Leicester have threatened not only to run away during national cup games but also was a great comeback against Pep Guardiola’s army.
The return of the trio of Virgil van Dijk, Curtis Jones and Fabinho (and potentially Thiago Alcantara) will be a huge boost for us ahead of our trip to the East Midlands, providing some much-needed solidity in the back that we had. missing of late.
However, Klopp is right in seeing consistency as key for us to have any chance of keeping up with a remarkable City side, which has to be a much more achievable goal given the COVID and injury conditions. does not continue to affect our campaign.
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