Klopp: "Liverpool could have stopped Hazard's wonder goal"
Sep 29 2018
There were concerns that Eden Hazard wouldn't be at the club at the beginning of this season.
Sarri also spoke highly of Eden Hazard, who has scored five goals in Chelsea's opening six league games and netted a stunning victor at Anfield on Wednesday, but said that he is not yet the best player in the world.
"He's a player that is getting better and better, I don't personally think he's at his peak yet".
But the likes of Mo Salah, Roberto Firmino and Virgil van Dijk are expected to return to action so do not bet against Klopp celebrating at Stamford Bridge this weekend.
LIVERPOOL will have a point to prove at Stamford Bridge this Saturday when they take on Chelsea for the second time in three days. A case could be made for either team winning, therefore an entertaining score draw could be the likely result. So I think he has to wait.
Hazard has been on the verge of greatness for some time now but this season the Belgium global is truly showing his potential after having a wonderful campaign with the national side during the World Cup.
Chelsea got the better of the Carabao Cup clash thanks to a wonder goal from Eden Hazard.
"I think Jamie is correct in what he says".
The German has won two of three Premier League away games against Chelsea, giving him the best record of any manager to have visited at least three times.
"The formation was good with the new players and we could add them on to our matchday squad because they all played really good".
"Oh God, you see him do that every day in training so you're not surprised when you see him do it in a game like that but what a goal".
And when Blues midfielder Ross Barkley was asked about Hazard and the level of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, he said he believed his team-mate was now the best in the world - a view also expressed by former Chelsea captain John Terry on Instagram.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hailed Sarri's rapid overhaul of Chelsea's style in just a few months from the caution of Antonio Conte to a side that dominate possession. He is one of the best.
"Maybe the Premier League, but they are ready to win something important".
Klopp will be hoping that upward trajectory continues in what is also a massive week of Liverpool's ambitions both for a first Premier League title in 29 years and in Europe.
Shaqiri also hit back at criticism from former Stoke City team-mate Charlie Adam, who intimated his fellow midfielder had not put enough effort in as the Potters were relegated from the Premier League last season.