GRAEME SOUNESS believes Liverpool have the power to “give any staff from any period an actual recreation”.
Jurgen Klopp’s facet tackle Chelsea tonight partially certainly one of a crunch double-header this week.
Tonight’s Carabao Cup recreation takes place at Anfield earlier than the perimeters lock horns at Stamford Bridge within the league on Saturday night.
And Souness believes it won’t be lengthy earlier than the present crop at Liverpool begin successful trophies below Klopp.
Chatting with Paddy Energy, he mentioned: “If you are going to win the Premier League this 12 months, you are going to have to complete above Liverpool.
“I feel this Liverpool staff would give any staff from any period an actual recreation. I feel they’re the actual deal.
“They have power in depth. Each supervisor ought to all the time be seeking to strengthen, no supervisor’s completely happy together with his lot, however there isn’t any apparent weak point within the Liverpool facet.”
Liverpool’s stars seemed relaxed as they arrived at Melwood earlier on as they put together to face Maurizio Sarri’s facet.
And confidence is rightfully excessive in Merseyside as Liverpool sit high of the desk by two factors with an ideal document of six wins from six.
Former participant and supervisor Souness thinks they’ll lastly break their Premier League duck.
He added: “I say that is the very best probability they’ve needed to win the title since Kenny Dalglish’s staff final received it (in 1990).
“They have a very wholesome group of gamers. It is solely a matter of time earlier than they win one thing.
“When you’re successful video games, significantly in the event you’re beating the large groups like Liverpool are, that provides you confidence to maintain going.
“For the Champions League, it is not all the time the very best staff that wins it. You will get unfortunate on a few nights, or you may get very fortunate on a few nights.
“So I do not assume they need to prioritise that over the Premier League.”