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Souness concerns over Klopp’s Liverpool

Friday22 January 2021 | 11:16
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The Reds have failed to win their last five Premier League games while they continue to suffer from goal-drought.

According to

Graeme Souness

, this year’s

Liverpool

have lost their spark after failing to score in their four recent games and also going five Premier League games without a win. The former Champions League and Premier League winners seem to be slipping away from the title race following their 1-0 defeat to

Burnley

.

Souness told

Sky Sports

:

“This has been coming. Liverpool have been a shadow of the team we’ve seen for the best part of three years.”

“There wasn’t any sparkle, they were flat when they got the ball into the final third and when the time came to deliver, delivery was poor time and time again. They lacked quality all the way through.”

“Jurgen has some hard thinking to do. Some of those players look like they are shot. There is no sparkle about them. This will be a real test for these players. Jurgen will now find out what he has in the dressing room.”

“There is so much expectation on their shoulders because of what they have done in the last couple of seasons - European champions, Premier League champions,”

he added.

“The expectation levels are there and on their shoulders. It was at the start of the season and they have not dealt with it very well.”

“That's what makes you a special team. It's hard enough to win it. But to retain it and stay there, year in and year out, that's what makes you a special team and right now this Liverpool team are not up for that challenge.”


source: SportMob