Liverpool suffered but every other blow to their season with a disappointing 1-1 draw at Newcastle on Sunday.
It is the 3rd time this season the Reds have slipped up towards lesser opposition, additionally drawing with Burnley and Watford.
And Joey Barton was once no longer shocked to peer the Reds combat towards his former facet, jokingly evaluating them to boxer Amir Khan.
“They are so chinny, to use a boxing analogy,” Barton informed talkSPORT.
“They throw a perfect array of punches, they’re beautiful going ahead however they job my memory of Amir Khan.
“They are simply getting knocked out.”
The Reds slipped to 7th within the desk following the draw at St James’ Park, regardless of being on most sensible for a lot of the sport.
And Jurgen Klopp rued his facet’s overlooked possibilities after the fit, insisting Liverpool will have to learn how to be extra medical.
“I’m dissatisfied, pissed off, no matter you need,” Klopp mentioned.
“We scored a phenomenal purpose and created superb possibilities however we shot the ball over the purpose even if it was once empty!
“We created 5 – 6 remarkable, large possibilities. Usually we rating with one in every of them. I didn’t see yet another probability for Newcastle.
“If you don’t assist your self nobody else will. It will probably be like this till we rating. We play like this, it is sensible that we play like this, typically we rating in scenarios like this. We have to just accept this and lift on.”