Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool sit a huge 25 points clear of second- positioned Manchester City.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has actually alerted his Liverpool side there is still much work to do be done as they are “close but close is not there” in their quote to win the Premier League title.
With the campaign set to resume on June 17, 3 months after the coronavirus pandemic required its suspension, Klopp’s Liverpool sit a huge 25 points clear of second- positioned Manchester City, chasing their first league title for 30 years.
They might protect it as early as their first game back if City stop working to beat Arsenal in one of 2 matches set up for June 17, however though it looks all however ensured, Klopp desires no slow down.
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“It’s nice to think about it but we are not champions yet and we know that,” Klopp informed BBC Sport in an interview to air in full on BBC Radio 5 Live later Tuesday.
” We understand we are close however close is not there. There are 27 points left for us and we will attempt whatever to take them all.
” We are still notchampions We need to play football games and we need to win them.
“We don’t want to stop winning after two games or whatever it is. I don’t see results written in the stars; we have to work really hard.”
Having the whole squad able to train together at Melwood as soon as again has actually been a ‘huge, huge lift’, according to Jürgen Klopp
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Premier League players resumed contact training recently as they step up their preparations to finish the season behind closed doors, and Klopp stated he was “really happy to be back”.
“I have missed it so much it’s unbelievable,” he stated.
“I know it’s not the most important thing in life but it is my passion. I hope the people are looking forward to it because we are.”