Klopp: It’s a really good week for Liverpool

first_imgLiverpool Jurgen Klopp thrilled after ‘a really good week’ for his Liverpool side Ben Spratt Last updated 2 years ago 05:33 11/5/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) JurgenKlopp - cropped Getty Images Liverpool Jürgen Klopp West Ham United v Liverpool West Ham United Premier League The manager was in jubilant mood having watched his side dismantle West Ham 4-1 at London Stadium on Saturday Jurgen Klopp hailed “a really good week” after Liverpool secured a third consecutive win with the 4-1 defeat of West Ham on Saturday.The Reds bounced back from a thrashing at Tottenham a fortnight ago with victory over Huddersfield Town and Maribor – and Klopp then watched Liverpool tear through the Hammers.Liverpool 9/1 to beat Sevillla 1-0 Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player His side were pegged back to 2-1 after Mohamed Salah and Joel Matip had scored in the first half, but further goals through Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and the Egyptian’s second secured victory.And Liverpool could have given the scoreline an even more one-sided appearance, with Klopp pointing to a tactical tweak and picking out Roberto Firmino for particular praise.”The result, it feels good,” he told BBC’s Match of the Day. “We changed our approach, it was a counter-attacking line-up to use our speed from a deep situation.”It was brilliant play for the first goal. Our counter-attacking was pretty perfect, we had some wonderful play.”Roberto Firmino, I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a player play a third game in the week with such intensity and I’m a few days in this business.”3-0, 3-0, 4-1; it’s a really good week. It’s a good moment to have a little break.”Klopp: “This week is a fantastic week. Two weeks ago at Wembley, I felt quite different but we responded to that really well.” pic.twitter.com/pu8KwRyjH6— Liverpool FC (@LFC) November 4, 2017Klopp was especially pleased to have secured the victory despite the absence of Jordan Henderson and with Georginio Wijnaldum and Sadio Mane both doubts pre-match.”We lost our skipper overnight and Gini Wijnaldum did not have his boots here,” he continued.”We thought he had no chance of playing, we only brought him here so he is nearer to Amsterdam, he was flying there to see the doctor. And he played 90 minutes.”Sadio Mane is a naturally fit player, he could have played the 90 minutes after just one training session.” Subscribe to Goal’s Liverpool Correspondent Neil Jones’ weekly email bringing you the best Liverpool FC writing from around the weblast_img read more