Liverpool Can Emulate Arsenal’s 03/04 Invincibles – Thierry Henry
Runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool will win the title this season and stay undefeated within the method, according to Thierry Henry.
Jurgen Klopp’s men touched thirteen points clear at the highest of the table by beating second-placed Leicester 4-0 at the King Power Stadium on Boxing Day.
A Roberto Firmino brace and goals from James Milner and Trent Alexander-Arnold gave the Reds a ninth sequential Premier League win and extended their run while not a loss to thirty-five matches.
Liverpool has won seventeen of their eighteen fixtures within the half of the season, with the overall accord among fans and consultants being that the title is heading to Anfield for the primary time in thirty years return could.
Henry believes Klopp’s aspect is additionally capable of emulating Arsenal’s 2003-2004 Invincibles, as he told Amazon Prime before their clash with Leicester: “It’s on behalf of me a statement tonight.
If they are available here and win it, and win it well, it’ll be a matter of once, not if, they’re attending to win it [the Premier League].
“I assume they are going to win it. and I am attending to push it additional, not as a result of we’ve done it with Arsenal however as a result of it is a matter on behalf of me if they are going to remain undefeated.
“I assume that team will keep undefeated, and it’ll be who’s attending to beat them 1st as a result of I believe they’ll win the league.
“It’s not a giant statement as a result of they are higher than everyone this year, and that they will create an announcement tonight.
“With the fixtures that they need at the minute, having the ability to come back here and build that gap, that may be virtually over.”
Reigning champions Manchester city will recede into second and shut the gap between themselves and Liverpool to eleven points if they beat Wolves at Molineux on a weekday night.
However, the Reds can then have a game in hand to take advantage of, as they prepare to face Wolves themselves at Anfield on Sunday.
Liverpool’s joyous schedule can conclude after they play host to fifth place city United on Jan a pair of, before their attention switches to a third-round fa game 3 days later.
Klopp’s men should return through another Merseyside bowler against Everton to attain succeeding round, as they still chase tableware on multiple fronts within the twelvemonth.