Jurgen Klopp admitted he had forgotten what it felt like to watch his aspect preserve a clean sheet following Saturday’s 3-0 win over Bournemouth.
Klopp’s aspect opened up an 11-point hole on the prime with one other three factors, forward of Leicester’s match at Aston Villa tomorrow, and effected their first shutout in 15 matches within the course of.
It has been an odd quirk of Liverpool’s season that they’ve been in a position to preserve clean sheets, particularly given how measly they had been final time period when Alisson Becker received the Golden Gloves Award.
Klopp was even compelled into an early defensive change on Saturday when Dejan Lovren limped out of the competition however the German was delighted with the result.
‘I forgot how it feels to be honest! It’s nice, we should always have them extra typically,’ he stated.
‘It was the most-used word in the dressing room by the boys – ‘clean sheet, clean sheet, clean sheet’.
‘Obviously everybody was desperate for that, now we have it so let’s have it extra typically.
‘The next game where a clean sheet would be useful is already around the corner, against Salzburg on Tuesday. It feels good.’
Liverpool journey to Salzburg in midweek and can advance to the knockout phases of the Champions League in the event that they keep away from defeat.