Liverpool bounced again from a poor first-half show to grab all three factors from Wolves and Jurgen Klopp addressed all the ups and downs in his post-match press convention.
Listed here are the 5 key factors from the supervisor as he mirrored on an eventful afternoon at Molineux.
Vitality issues after the break
Unsurprisingly, the supervisor wasn’t overjoyed by his aspect’s first-half displaying and cited a scarcity of “legs” as a part of the difficulty following the worldwide break.
“I believed within the first half a few occasions ‘WTF’,” joked the boss.
“You noticed with Macca, you noticed with different gamers, they didn’t have the legs in the present day.
“If you will get by way of the primary half with an inexpensive consequence, like not being massively down, you possibly can flip it.”
Jarrell Quansah was thrown in on the deep finish for his first Liverpool begin and the supervisor was delighted with the best way through which the defender dealt with it.
The boss beamed: “He did rather well, was actually good and it was an exquisite expertise for him.
“In such a disorganised staff like we had been within the first half, being the one who appears form of alright is a press release, completely.”
Szoboszlai exhibits resilience
Klopp highlighted the “large affect” that Dominik Szoboszlai has on Liverpool’s midfield however admitted he “didn’t play properly” within the first 45 minutes.
“He stays within the sport, that’s in all probability his greatest power,” the supervisor added.
“Second half we performed Curtis and Dom on the double six, which is a really offensive double six, however they did rather well.
“He turned it into a extremely good sport.”
Mac Allister “exhausted”
Having solely featured for Argentina in a conflict with Bolivia at excessive altitude on Tuesday night time, the supervisor was naturally requested about his choice to withdraw Alexis Mac Allister at half-time.
“Oh he was performed, sure. Yellow card and he was exhausted,” Klopp admitted.
“It was powerful and if you end up in a sport like this it’s fairly doubtless that you just go right into a problem a bit too late after which you may have the second yellow and that’s it.
“I believe he was not disillusioned after we took him off, I believe it was slightly aid.”
Depth of management
Andy Robertson stood in as captain within the absence of Virgil van Dijk and Trent Alexander-Arnold, with the boss insisting that he has “sufficient” senior figures inside his dressing room to manage in such conditions.
Klopp additionally listed Alisson, Mohamed Salah, Joel Matip and Diogo Jota as examples of different leaders who had been out on the pitch in opposition to Wolves.
The supervisor supplied reward to Robertson on his two hundredth Premier League look for the Reds, saying: “Robbo is a vital participant as properly, when you don’t understand it then take a look at his stats.
“He performs just about on a regular basis and we don’t do this as a result of he’s a pleasant man.”