Liverpool supervisor Jurgen Klopp believes Anfield is a “nightmare” for visiting groups because the Reds have turned their dwelling right into a fortress as soon as extra.
A 4-0 thrashing of LASK within the Europa League on Thursday means Liverpool has received all 10 dwelling video games this season, scoring 31 objectives within the course of.
Real Madrid’s 5-2 Champions League win in February was the final time Klopp’s males misplaced on dwelling soil and its final home defeat was over a 12 months in the past in October 2022.
Despite a disappointing marketing campaign final season, Liverpool has received 18 and drawn three of its final 21 dwelling Premier League video games.
“It is our home, it must, must, must be a difficult place to come,” mentioned Klopp forward of Fulham’s journey to Anfield on Sunday. “I think for every player, if they are not playing at Liverpool and play in a different country, playing at Anfield is a dream.
“But actually it must be a nightmare and that is what we try to do. It didn’t work out all the time but when our people are at it, it makes a massive difference.”
Liverpool can be with out first-choice goalkeeper Alisson Becker as a result of harm this weekend. But his understudy Caoimhin Kelleher seemed strong towards LASK and Klopp mentioned the Irishman has his belief.
“It is a situation he did not want to have, but obviously because you want opportunities, you want to play, now he will get a few games, definitely. I trust him.” added Klopp.
Liverpool start the weekend third within the Premier League however simply two factors behind chief Arsenal.