Players would question my sanity if I criticised them, says Jürgen Klopp | Football
Jürgen Klopp has mentioned Liverpool’s avid gamers would question his sanity if he criticised them after two consecutive defeats and they may be able to display at Brighton on Saturday there is not any lack of confidence within the Anfield ranks.
The Premier League leaders have suffered back-to-back defeats for the primary time this season. Manchester City ended Liverpool’s unbeaten league marketing campaign sooner than Wolves knocked them out of the FA Cup, even supposing the chief insists there is not any reason for alarm or inquests into the tricky begin to 2019.
Klopp mentioned: “You don’t lose a recreation within the first a part of the season after which lose your head. That would be unusual. That would be dangerous and basically now not the proper factor to do. This is a second the place your group may just sit down within the dressing room and truly assume: ‘Is he mad?’ as it was once now not that dangerous. We speak about Man City and it was once what, 11mm? Not so much from getting some extent and a super consequence. Then we move to Wolves and I make the adjustments. That says extra about me than the group, so let’s lift on. It’s a standard scenario, it’s nonetheless very certain.
“If you level the finger then it turns into even larger. There’s no reason why for doing it. Nothing took place, each and every group on this planet can lose at Man City. We spoke about why, what we did, what took place and what we may have accomplished higher in fact, however that’s how we do it all the time.
“It’s only people who are insecure who would say we are going in completely the other direction and have lost belief. We have to prove it [that is not the case] on the pitch again.”
Klopp has gained handiest 8 of his 26 suits in January because the Liverpool supervisor however insists there is not any routine drawback. “I don’t see a specific reason for that,” he mentioned. “So far we’ve lost one Premier League game in January and that was Manchester City away. That’s not a sign of a bad record in January. It’s just a sign of a really difficult game. I’ve never felt bad in January. It’s just that December is a tough month to go through for all of us.”