Thursday, 23/08/2018 00:03 AM (GMT + 7)
Liverpool has occasionally shown a better form than city, not only in attack but also in defense.
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Liverpool This season, the championship pursues Premier League aspirations. They spent a lot of money buying Fabinho, Naby Keita, Alisson and other players to complete the winning machine that reached the final of the Champions League last season. 2 victories over the first two rounds as coach Jurgen Klopp can not be more demanding.
Klopp & # 39; s Liverpool love the Premier League with City
There are still many doubts about the strength of Liverpool compared to the game that has shaped the great power of Man City and that has taken the depth. But the recent Sky Sports channel that comments on the problem has figured out numbers and shows that Liverpool has actually been around for almost a year as a worthy counterweight to The Citizens & # 39 ;, that Jurgen Klopp has found work. perfect formula.
After losing 1-4 to Tottenham in October 1977, Liverpool played 30 Premier League-games and admitted 22 times, held a clean sheet of 15 games, faced with only 208 assists and number of hits. enemy target is less, 70 times. The clean sheets and the number of goals against Liverpool in the 30-series were the best in the Premier League and the number of times they were more than City.
The defense of the Liverpool are advanced and combined with having the highest attacking level of Salah – Mane – Firmino trio. Many fans still think that Dejan Lovren is still a bad defender and Liverpool has just escaped the goalkeeper Loris Karius, but in fact they and the "Kop" have changed a lot by adjusting tactics. by Jurgen Klopp.
Sky Sports reports that Liverpool is the best defender in the Premier League since losing to Tottenham in October 2017
Defender Virgil Van Dijk is expected to have advanced Liverpool, but before Van Dijk joined, Liverpool played 12 games after he lost to Tottenham. Klopp made some important adjustments before Van Dijk arrived: Karius replaced Simon Mignolet in the goal, Andy Robertson and Trent Alexander-Arnold entered the back two, and when one of them appeared The other wing does not stand.
Liverpool has kept a series of 14 league games unbeaten after these adjustments. The first match of Van Dijk was actually lost, but Van Dijk quickly participated and was responsible for the defense. Karius made only 19 games last season and scored only 14 goals, which is the number of excellent goalkeepers, but unfortunately the Champions League final left a bad impression on Karius.
Liverpool It has been almost a year of continuous progress and that is even before they even shop in the summer. It will come as no surprise if the championship between them and City will be at the end of this season, Klopp has shown that he can afford to overtake Pep Guardiola.
Salah has led the coach of the team is beating Liverpool "blood boiling".