Tottenham vs. Liverpool: 5 players who could decide the outcome

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Klopp, Mohamed Salah, Virgil van Dijk and the rest of Liverpool's star-studded squad were snapped at Runcorn station as they waited for a train down to the capital. I don't understand, do we play with kids or what?

"I don't know what he means with that, to be honest".

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has hit back at Gary Neville by commenting that he does not know what the former Manchester United skipper meant when he suggested that the Reds should sacrifice their Champions League aspirations to win the league title.

It remains to be seen which players make the squad for the Tottenham game but the bench we saw against Leicester last time out of Mignolet, Sturridge, Keita, Moreno, Lallana, Shaqiri and Matip is a world away.

"Football changed a lot in the last 30 years, shirts got tighter and the game got quicker, so you can't compare the teams, really".

Spurs are looking to bounce back from a surprise defeat against Watford last time out whilst Liverpool are hoping to maintain their 100% start to the Premier League season.

"I don't know exactly what it means but to focus on one competition can only be if you're already out of the competition almost, or if it's late in the season and you see you have a chance to do that or this".

"Last year, for example, we had no chance to focus on one competition because we had to qualify for the Champions League and I don't think that even Gary Neville would have said: 'Quarterfinals of the Champions League, let City win'".

"If you watch the Watford game again, you see we played so slow, so sloppy, from the beginning".

Liverpool spent heavily in the summer, bringing in four new faces for almost £180 million, but Tottenham failed to sign a single player.

"The problem legends sometimes have is they want to say something positive and put immediate pressure on us".

"But on the other side we still knew we had a good team".

According to ex-Arsenal midfielder Merson, Liverpool have the necessary tools to win on Saturday, but he stopped short of backing them to dethrone Manchester City come May. "Mauricio [Pochettino] has the same issues, we all have to work with what we've got".

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