Liverpool striker Diogo Jota has defined how their new midfield has helped them change their enjoying type and enhance their outcomes this season.
The Reds had a disappointing 2022/23 season, ending fifth within the Premier League. They then utterly revamped their midfield in the summertime, parting methods with the likes of Jordan Henderson and Fabinho. They signed Alexis Mac Allister, Dominik Szoboszlai, Wataru Endo and Ryan Gravenberch.
This has led to a serious upturn in kind for the Merseysiders as they’ve solely misplaced one among their 13 video games this season.
Forward of their conflict in opposition to Nottingham Forest at Anfield on Sunday (October 29), Jota defined how their new type has tailored effectively in opposition to low blocks, saying (through Mirror):
“I feel we’ve got developed loads as a group, and we are actually specializing in this, as an instance, new thought. As a result of the midfield could be very totally different now, we clearly have a distinct enjoying type which may go well with us once we play in opposition to a decrease block and extra defensive groups.”
Reflecting on Liverpool’s outcomes this season, Jota added:
“It is getting higher and higher. The outcomes are a very powerful factor and we have executed effectively to date and we wish to proceed that approach.”
“It is clear that individuals count on us to at all times win, particularly in these kind of video games, and we as professionals should show that on the pitch. That is the accountability of enjoying in a group like Liverpool. It is the toughest half, however I imagine we will win the sport right here at Anfield.”
The Reds sit fourth within the Premier League, six factors behind leaders Tottenham Hotspur, forward of their match in opposition to Nottingham.
Liverpool shall be hoping to benefit from the comparatively simpler run
The Reds have had a terrific begin to the season and the following set of video games might assist them preserve their momentum. They’ll host Fifteenth-placed Nottingham on Sunday earlier than taking up Bournemouth within the fourth spherical of the EFL Cup on November 1.
Liverpool will then journey to 18th-placed Luton City within the league on November 5, earlier than clashing with Toulouse within the UEFA Europa League 4 days later. They’ll then host Brentford within the league of their closing match earlier than the November worldwide break.
Jurgen Klopp will hope his facet are in place after these video games as they return to Manchester Metropolis on the Etihad on November 25.
Liverpool will not be solely within the prime 4 of the Premier League, but additionally lead the Europa League group.