Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp urged his team to keep the pressure on its Premier League rivals in the last two games of the season as it makes a late charge for a top-four finish.
Liverpool director Jurgen Klopp prompted his platoon to keep the pressure on its Premier League rivals in the last two games of the season as it makes a late charge for a top- four finish.
Liverpool secured Europa League football for coming season after Monday’s 3- 0 palm at Leicester City and sits one point behind fourth- placed Manchester United and third- placed Newcastle United, though both brigades have a game in hand each.
Klopp, whose side are now on a seven- game winning band, said six weeks ago he’d dubieties about their chances of playing in Europe coming season.
“I didn’t believe it can be, ” Klopp told journalists. “ What we demanded that time was obviously thickness and there was only one chance for us to get in these situations – winning enough much all the football games.
Leicester ate central protector Jonny Evans back into the starting line- up for the first time since October, but the three- time Premier League winner with Manchester United couldn’t inseminate the protective discipline his side demanded.
After a sluggish opening, Jones broke the impasse in the 33rd nanosecond with a superb first- time finish from Mohamed Salah’s cross after Leicester’s high protective line was caught out by a long ball over the top from Liverpool keeper Alisson.
The 22- time-old midfielder put the ball in the net again three twinkles latterly and formerly more it was Salah who set him up, with Jones taking a touch on the turn before digging home.
The home crowd did their stylish to get their platoon back in the game and Harvey Barnes went near seven twinkles into the alternate half, but Alisson pulled off a tremendous save to keep the ball out.
Alexander- Arnold also sniffed out any expedients of a comeback with a brilliant third after a free kick was touched into his path by Salah in the 71st nanosecond, and he applied a sonorous finish to quiet the home suckers formerly and for all.
Salah should have added a fourth in the 79th nanosecond when Cody Gakpo put him through, but the Egyptian unexpectedly dragged his shot wide of the left- hand post with only the keeper to beat.
Liverpool bagged a seventh league palm in a row, but director Juergen Klopp is undecided his side can reel in either Manchester United or Newcastle above them.
“I don’t suppose it’s likely( finishing in the top four) when you see how they( Man United and Newcastle) play, they’ve so important quality, ” he told the BBC. “ It would be a real shame if they slip and we ’re not there. So we’ve to do our job. ”
“All the rest isn’t in our own hands but we know we’ve to win all the games until the end of the season to have a chance.
“You wish anyway that the opponent was just losing and you have that kind of pressure off your shoulder. Our job is to keep the pressure. ”
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