After four consecutive defeats in the Premier League, Liverpool has finally started working. Jurgen Klopp's team was better in Sheffield against Sheffield United with 2: 0. The title was lost, and by the end of the season, the priority for the Reds is to fight for the Champions League, but also the battle in the championship with Manchester United, Leicester, Chelsea, West Ham, Everton, Arsenal, and Tottenham for the remaining three places which leads in the Euro elite next season.
The German expert has been the target of criticism in recent weeks. British media write that he could be replaced at the helm by club legend Steven Gerrard, who does brilliantly in Scotland with Rangers. The manager of the English champions is aware that his team had a nightmarish February.
"Many have written off Liverpool and that's fine. With all the problems we have, we are still here, we are playing our game. On Thursday we play against Chelsea, we have to start winning the series in order to play in the Champions League next season," Klopp said.
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Liverpool won against Sheffield United
It was not easy against Sheffield United, especially in the first 45 minutes. In the continuation, the Reds broke the resistance of the host, and they are certainly a new member of the Championship.
"When we played the way we want to play, Sheffield United didn't have a solution for us. Our rival lost a lot of games, but it was often a very uncertain duel. We had a lot of chances in the first half, we could have scored three goals.
We have to improve the realization. " Liverpool's second goal was attributed to Bryan as an own goal, although many believe that it should have been Firmino's. And the German agrees. "Many have said that Firmino scored a goal and that he was registered as an own goal.
It doesn't matter. As for Curtis Jones, he is a top player, he plays like that at the moment. He needs to be more involved in situations dangerous for the goal. He has space for progress ", Liverpool manager concluded It looks like Liverpool is starting to play the way they are expected to again and could be back in shape later in the season. It will be difficult considering the competition, but Klopp has known how to motivate his team before