(Reuters) – Liverpool will solely have themselves guilty in the event that they fail to qualify for the Champions League subsequent season, supervisor Juergen Klopp stated, regardless of their process being made harder by Leicester Metropolis’s win over a weakened Manchester United.
United supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer made 10 adjustments for Tuesday’s 2-1 house defeat that moved Leicester 9 factors forward of Liverpool within the battle for a top-four end.
Solskjaer is predicted to recall his first-team regulars at house to Liverpool in a while Thursday in a fixture that was rearranged as a consequence of fan protests at Previous Trafford 10 days in the past.
Solskjaer was livid after the Premier League ordered United to play three matches in 5 days however Klopp stated the rearranged schedule additionally had a knock-on impact for different golf equipment.
“The reason from the Premier League was that no different crew ought to undergo due to what occurred in Manchester and that did not work out fairly nicely, a bit bit for West Ham (United) and a bit bit for Liverpool,” Klopp instructed reporters.
“But when we do not qualify for the Champions League it isn’t the fault of Solskjaer and his crew choice or the Premier League, it is our fault.
“On this particular case, I feel it may have been completed otherwise. However we get an increasing number of used to issues not often moving into your favour or route. It’s simply accepted as how it’s.”
Liverpool are sixth on 57 factors having performed two video games lower than fourth-placed Chelsea (64). West Ham are fifth with 58 factors having performed one sport greater than Klopp’s aspect.
(Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Modifying by Peter Rutherford)