Those are the ideas of Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson.
Liverpool’s again 4 has been scrutinised on a large number of events this term, and have already concede 11 objectives within the Premier League – greater than any of the highest 10.
Last night time, it was once a case of the Reds fluffing their strains up entrance, lacking a hatful of possibilities as they have been held to a 1-1 draw within the Champions League away to Spartak Moscow.
And Merson has when put next Liverpool’s state of affairs to that of Barcelona, who ignored out at the La Liga title remaining term.
“Liverpool will not win the league with the defence they have,” Merson instructed Sky Sports’ Debate Show.
“If you take a look at Barcelona as an example, they’d the most efficient 3 forwards on the earth of soccer remaining yr in Neymar, Suarez and Messi.
“What did they win? They by no means gained the league, they by no means gained the European Cup.”
Jurgen Klopp, in the meantime, was once ready to take some positives out of remaining night time’s draw in opposition to Spartak regardless of extra dropped issues in Europe.
He stated: “We know now extra about two groups within the crew and each video games we can have, or must have, gained however we didn’t.
“In the top that’s at all times our fault, however we can elevate on and elevate on like this, and even higher.
“I noticed numerous excellent issues this night, it was once no longer a super recreation, however there have been numerous excellent issues.”