Ward spend closing season on mortgage at Huddersfield Town that culminated in promotion to the Premier League.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp was once obviously happy along with his performances, preserving dangle of the 24-year-old for the brand new season.
On competing with Simon Mignolet and Loris Karius for a beginning berth, Ward informed the Liverpool web site: “The 3 folks cross about our industry and paintings arduous. We all know the location – there is just one blouse and one position within the crew.
“It’s very other to another place at the pitch and we all know we’re all combating for one position. It’s wholesome pageant, which goes to make stronger all folks.
“We all do the similar coaching and we push each and every different on in coaching.
“Mentally, you’ve were given to stay your self ready and be able for the danger when it comes round.
“Keep getting into coaching and don’t let your requirements drop, despite the fact that the likelihood is that you’re now not going to be concerned on the weekend.
“You’ve were given to take a look at to stay intact and stay up for your likelihood to come back round.
“It doesn’t simply get advantages you – it advantages the boys who’re round you as smartly.
“Ultimately, the 3 folks have were given to take a look at to supply the most efficient goalkeeper that we will, along side John [Achterberg], to present Liverpool the most efficient goalkeeper we will in all probability have for the season.”
The Welshman’s closing look for the Reds was once 16 months in the past, in a Three-1 defeat at Swansea within the Premier League.
But Ward’s endurance is ready to be rewarded when Liverpool face Leicester City within the Carabao Cup this night.