Juergen Klopp, Liverpool’s manager, has not ruled out a push for a Champions League spot in the final weeks of the season. According to Klopp, Liverpool’s 6-1 defeat of Leeds United at Elland Road on Monday night was its best performance of the season.
Mohamed Salah and Diogo Jota each scored two goals, and Darwin Nunez and Cody Gakpo also scored as Liverpool won at home for the second time since 2023.
Salah now has 26 goals in all competitions for the season, tying Gordon Hodgson’s record of nine goals in six league games against Leeds.
The win was Liverpool’s first in six games in all competitions since beating Manchester United 7-0 at the beginning of March. It also gave Liverpool a record loss at home in the Premier League against helpless Leeds, who are fighting to stay in the league.
According to Klopp’s statement to Sky Sports, “I think it’s the best game we’ve played this season from all different perspectives.” We constrained a ton of blunders, shocking objectives and counter-squeezing, the best game for long time.
“There were a few trying times, and we gave up an unneeded goal, but these things happen. Other than that, we controlled the game.
This season, Liverpool has also defeated Rangers 7-1 in the Champions League and Bournemouth 9-0 in the Premier League. However, Klopp has stated that he will always evaluate his players based on their performance rather than the number of goals they score.
“I’m not bothered by scoring six; what matters is how well I performed.” “A winning performance,” he declared.
“If we react appropriately, we can be extremely offensive. I can’t make sense of why our counter-squeezing didn’t work (recently) however this evening it clicked.
“I don’t know the number of objectives we that scored after we won the ball back – that has a significant effect.”
Liverpool is nine focuses behind Newcastle Joined who are in the fourth Heroes Association capability place and Klopp said the best anyone can hope for at this point is to continue winning in their eight excess matches and trust the groups above it goof.
“They can dominate all their matches and we dominate all our matches and there is no possibility to transform anything,” he said. ” We must play extremely well football. On the off chance that we do, we will obtain results and we see where we end up on the table.”