Five reasons Liverpool are in a better position than 2013/14
Liverpool fans are often belittled and ridiculed when they talk of potential title wins, but the feeling is very different this season.
The Reds, after 10 games, are joint top of the Premier League with 23 points and playing arguably the best football in the division. Kopites are quietly-ish clambering aboard the title bus, and it’s quite easy to see why they have such faith.
Indeed, Liverpool look like a team going places. They look like a better team than the 2013/14 edition, which fell just two points short of Manchester City in the race for the title.
That campaign was a whirlwind that really came from nowhere, with momentum building around midway through the campaign.
Conversely, the current season feels like one in which Liverpool have set their stool out as title challengers from the off, beating Arsenal on the opening day before putting the reigning champions, Leicester, to the sword a matter of weeks later.
Are Liverpool set-up for a title challenge? We think so, and here are FIVE reasons Jurgen Klopp’s side may well be better equipped than Brendan Rodgers’ 2013/14 team…