After what felt like a defeat to Spurs at the weekend, the Liverpool fans here in the Transfer Tavern are hoping to get back to winning ways this week against Southampton.
Liverpool have largely been on fire this season, but the inconsistency at the back has held them back in many games. After conceding a last-gasp equaliser after a second penalty in in the final ten minutes was awarded, Liverpool walked away with a point against close rivals Spurs.
This weekend sees the Reds go to Southampton, who are bang in trouble at the moment after only recording their second win since November last week against West Brom. Indeed, there will be some familiar faces on show when the Reds roll into town on the South Coast after recent transfers!
If Jurgen Klopp is to get the top-four finish he needs for this team to progress, then getting back to winning ways against the Saints is a must. With that in mind, our landlord takes a look at TWO players who just are not performing at the moment and potentially holding the side back…