Liverpool fans were bouncing into the Transfer Tavern throughout the Autumn months and crying aloud that this was going to be the season their long wait for a first ever Premier League title comes to an end.
Fast-forward to February and Kopites are pretty glum, with the EFL Cup and FA Cup both gone and their side now battling for a top four finish – which will be tough given that only three of the five teams immediately below Chelsea will be pulling up a chair for a spot at Europe’s top table in 2017/18.
However, Liverpool’s season has not been all doom and gloom and they indeed can be optimistic about the remaining matches of the season, with no continental football leaving them in a decent position to keep their best players fresh and ready, which is essential for the high-octane football they play. The likes of Sadio Mane and Jordan Henderson have really shone this term, but who has let Klopp down?
Here are TWO players out landlord believes will be looked back on as the villains of the campaign at Anfield…
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