Jamie Carragher has defended their criticism of Liverpool during the Leading League champions’ astonishing slump plus insisted injuries do not excuse their particular run of four consecutive house defeats.
Since The month of january 1, Liverpool are 17th within the form table, with just 7 points from nine games, which includes Sunday’s 2-0 loss to Everton at Anfield .
“I stated during commentary that ‘l was sick of talking about Virgil van Dijk’. And what l mean is that we now have highlighted that throughout. Liverpool are unable to win the league. I declared that after the last league derby online game. They can’t win the league along with Van Dijk being out the entire season. That’s the big picture, inch Carragher told Atmosphere Sports’ Monday Night Football .
“But the problems Liverpool possess, with centre backs out plus midfielders at centre back, does not always mean they can’t win home games towards Everton, Brighton, Burnley, West Brom. Manchester United, maybe. And Stansted City are real top quality.
“It’s not an excuse with regard to individual games. No matter what problems you might have as a Liverpool player, you can’t not really win at home for six online games. That is not acceptable. It’s not. ”
Carragher added: “The cause I don’t want to use Virgil van Dijk as an excuse due to the fact Liverpool started the game against Everton with 10 Champions League those who win.
“That is why it is far from an excuse in individual games. They need to find a way to win. ”
Since topping the desk at Christmas, Liverpool have been kept to a 1-1 draw at home in order to second-bottom West Brom and experienced defeats at Anfield to Burnley, Brighton and Manchester City just before Everton claimed their first derby away win in over two decades.
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“I’ve played in teams less good as this one, ” ongoing Carragher. “But they find a way in order to win. We beat Everton two times with 10 men.
“So when we are talking about Jurgen Klopp doing something different, it’s not tearing everything up. Of course it is not. Yet l do think there could be there could be the tweaking in the system, maybe a 4-2-3-1, bringing in an extra attacking player within because Liverpool are struggling to attain goals.
“Defensively, will there be a case that they could they put the particular defence 10 yards further back again? Liverpool never played this higher when Jurgen Klopp first arrived.
“With the high range they are playing at the moment, Ozan] Kabak is struggling, (Ben) Revealed is coming in, (Nathaniel) Phillips will play and they need more security. ”
Liverpool have fallen to 6th in the Premier League table, 2 places outside of the automatic qualifying opportunities for the Champions League, and next enjoy Sheffield United before facing Chelsea, live on Sky Sports, on Thurs March 4.
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