This Is Anfield
Liverpool, not for the first time this season, threw away a two-goal lead to show the squad’s issues – just as they’d started to show some consistency.
This Is Anfield’s Matt Ladson reports from Dortmund, where he was in with the home fans for the Reds’ Europa League quarter-final in Dortmund on Thursday night.
Liverpool somehow threw away a two goal lead at Southampton, suffering a second half collapse to lose 3-2 – a match that provided plenty of talking points.
Liverpool went some way to avenging Sunday’s League Cup final defeat by putting a big dent in Man City’s title hopes.
Jurgen Klopp last week hinted at changing Liverpool’s approach to loaning out players, with the club currently having 18 players out on loan.
Less than 50 days separated Liverpool’s turgid performance in a 3-1 defeat at Old Trafford and Saturday’s comprehensive 3-1 victory at Stamford Bridge.
The next Liverpool boss must demand more from the players and raise expectations again at Anfield.