Brighton earned a shock 1-0 win at Anfield against Liverpool and this gave a major hit to title defense to premier league for Red’s.
Despite a switchover of wide men for Liverpool, and within 11 minutes Brighton took the lead as Burn headed a cross into the middle of the box and the onrushing Steven Alzate bundled it in.
Players looked dejected and disappointed after Brighton too the lead and Liverpool have now lost 2 in a row.
After going 68 games unbeaten at home, now Liverpool got beaten by Burnley and Brighton. And from last 348 minutes they have not scored at Anfield.
— Premier League (@premierleague) February 3, 2021
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says that “We played against a really good opposition, for us this week looked too tough, we were not fresh, we didn’t look mentally fresh. If you are mentally not fresh, your legs normally sort your problems, but tonight they didn’t.
“They have a good plan and they deserve to win, but of course we wanted to play better and more convincing than we did tonight.”
His words clearly says that they are disappointed in their performance as they could not give the best that whatever they did. But they have hope to come back. After all this is game and we can’t pretend things here!
Liverpool’s title ambitions were further dented as Brighton made it back-to-back defeats at Anfield for Jurgen Klopp’s men in a 1-0 victory.
— Sky Sports (@SkySports) February 4, 2021
— Manchester City News (@ManCityMEN) February 4, 2021