Liverpool’s 3-1 Premier League win over Norwich City slashed Manchester City’s lead to just six points as Jurgen Klopp showed how he was forced to change his usual approach
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Jurgen Klopp has had to adjust his usual plans following the impact of new signing Luis Diaz.
The Colombian conductor arrived at Anfield in the January transfer window for a fee of £37.5m, which could rise to £50m with add-ons, and he wasted little time announcing the signing. at his new club.
And with the season coming to an end, Liverpool’s tight fixture schedule could see them face City four times in a potentially season-defining month.
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Hectic schedule comes to light
Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool face a potentially season-defining April in which they could face nasty rivals Manchester City four times in a row.
The Reds have regained their place in the race to the Premier League title this week, cutting City’s lead to six points, with Klopp’s side having a game in hand.
But continuing to play in too many leagues could lead to a permanent pile-up for Klopp’s side – and four games against Guardiola’s Man City in a row.
Guardiola’s title statement
Pep Guardiola says it will still be “difficult” for his Manchester side to win the Premier League this season.
City lost to Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday to boost Liverpool’s hopes of snatching the title away from Guardiola’s side.
But it looks like City are up for the challenge, with Guardiola responding to a disappointing weekend for his side after City saw them top the table.
Klopp changes plans
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp had to change his plans following the arrival of Luis Diaz at Anfield.
Diaz made an immediate impact at his new club, scoring his first Red Devils goal in a 3-1 win over Norwich City on Saturday.
The Colombian scored a beautiful goal in the 81st minute to score his first goal for the team after just his fourth appearance.
And his impact at the club has prompted Klopp to adapt to his usual approach.
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