Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp
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Reds have not won in four and were knocked out of the league cup by the Foxes
Friday, September 22, 2017 – 7:40am
Jurgen Klopp has challenged his players to be more positive as they prepare to return to Leicester City tomorrow.
The Reds were knocked out of the league cup by the Foxes on Tuesday, a defeat that extends their winless run to four matches and increases the pressure on Klopp.
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“We are still fluent and still creative but we don’t score and that’s the problem,” said the German. “I need to help the players to stay positive. We work on it. We have sorted a few of these problems but not enough. We need to be more concentrated in these situations and we have to be more clinical.”
Liverpool were anything but clinical on Tuesday, wasting several first half chances that should have put them out of sight against Leicester.
Their defence, meanwhile, was as slack as ever and they have now conceded ten goals in four matches.
Klopp. however, doesn’t agree with those on Merseyside who claim his squad are going through something of a crisis. “It sounds like we have nil points and are the worst team in the league,” he said of his side, currently in eighth position, five points behind leaders Manchester City. “By talking about it I only create headlines.”
Nonetheless Klopp did talk, declaring that the dressing room has the characters to see them …read more
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