Liverpool entreated to ‘shift focus’ as key gamers specialize in on unwanted result
Georginio Wijnaldum entreated Liverpool to immediate turn their focus after losing sides in opposition to Fulham, in a game which Jordan Henderson believed they were punished for their depressed open up.
Liverpool were terrorized at Craven Cottage on Sunday when Fulham took a successfully-deserved lead within the principle half. The hosts were successfully on top sooner than the damage.
On the opposite hand, the champions finally fought their method relieve into the sport, equalising by technique of a Mohamed Salah penalty.
On the balance of play, it used to be potentially a blinding result. Even though it is clearly now not the one Liverpool would were hoping for as they peek to defend their title.
They would have gone top of the desk with a win after Tottenham also dropped sides earlier within the day. And their gamers realize it used to be a overlooked different.
Wijnaldum, as an illustration, praised his teammates for pushing to salvage relieve into the sport, nonetheless admitted they have to pass on immediate sooner than their next game – in opposition to Tottenham themselves on Wednesday.
Wijnaldum talked about: “We kept pushing and got the level at the dwell, nonetheless here's now not the end result we wanted here.
“We've to shift focus immediate. A colossal match forward on Wednesday.”
Andy Robertson echoed his thoughts, describing the scheme with Fulham as a “successfully-earned” one.
Robertson added: “No longer our greatest nonetheless we battled and got a successfully-earned level in opposition to a now not easy Fulham facet.”
Henderson admits Liverpool weren’t themselves
Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson also spoke at length about the late first-half efficiency, which he would possibly well now not work out the perform within the relieve of.
Luxuriate in his teammates, he entreated the squad to immediate care for their next game after picking apart what went infamous.
Henderson talked about: “It wasn’t love us. It used to be all over and not using a doubt.
“I felt we were rather bit gradual to 2d balls. We weren’t successful headers and within the event you lose them particular person battles it’s interesting.
“I don’t know what the reasoning within the relieve of that is nonetheless we’ve got to exercise that and salvage definite that doesn’t happen yet again going forward, study from it and exercise doing what we did after that.
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“Shall we have come away with the three sides within the dwell nonetheless we got punished for our talk in confidence to the sport. That used to be now not like us, so optimistically, it doesn’t happen yet again.
“One other colossal game comes immediate around the nook. A colossal game for us and we need to increase successfully, put collectively and put collectively for that one.”
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