Liverpool completed 18 factors clear within the Premier League final season however supervisor Juergen Klopp says they’ve to be even higher this 12 months simply to stay one step ahead of their rivals.
Liverpool, who had a powerful 4-Three victory over promoted Leeds United to begin the brand new marketing campaign, bolstered their squad on Thursday with an settlement to signal Spain midfielder Thiago Alcantara from Bayern Munich.
“It`s completely normal that we have to make another step because other teams will make other steps as well,” German Klopp instructed Sky Sports.
“It has nothing to do with being champions, we consistently strive not to develop however to discover options to the brand new challenges earlier than now we have the issues with them.
“But a lot of the good things we did, first and foremost we have to show again, so it`s not only about changing things it`s about finding the right approach and plan again for this season.”
Liverpool go to Chelsea within the league on Sunday and Klopp stated Frank Lampard`s facet have high quality everywhere in the pitch.
“There`s plenty of threats, they`ve signed really well and already had an unbelievably good team,” Klopp stated. “We had to undergo a lot in opposition to them within the video games final season.
“There`s so many good players up front, in midfield, the defensive line and the full-backs — there`s not a biggest threat, Chelsea themselves are the threat.”