Liverpool – Failure won the title last season did not make Steven Gerrard discouraged. Liverpool skipper insists that this season is the season of Liverpool.
Liverpool topped the standings until one week before the last game. Unfortunately, in their last game shifted from the top of the league by Manchester City.
“No need to over-confident, I think we are now is a very good team and I think we could be a team that is remarkable because there is still room to grow, Gerrard said as quoted by Sky Sports.
“Regulation in Liverpool is quite clear – you try to win all the competitions that you follow,” he explains.
Gerrard confidence could not be separated from the presence of coach Brendan Rodgers last two musi. In the hands of 41-year-old coach, becoming the mighty Liverpool.
“Rodgers has been here two years and I think he also wants to put a trophy in the cabinet. This target (the title) is the number one target. It is also important to maintain our position in the Champions League. After what we went through last season, I think we are genuine title challengers, “he asserted.
This season, Liverpool won the fight fairly heavy. The reason, the Reds no longer reinforced Luis Suarez, the former Liverpool striker, who joined Barcelona in the transfer market earlier this season. Last season, Suarez became the Premier League’s top scorer with 31 goals Britain.
Liverpool has brought eight players, three of whom the attacker Mario Balotelli, Rickie Lambert and Divock origi.