Sport 22.1.2017 02:36 pm

Klopp laments ‘passive’ Liverpool after Swansea shock

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp berated his side’s “passive” defending after a 3-2 loss at home to Swansea dealt a major blow to their Premier League title hopes.

by Mike WHALLEY

Klopp laments ‘passive’ Liverpool after Swansea shock
Klopp laments ‘passive’ Liverpool after Swansea shock

Klopp laments ‘passive’ Liverpool after Swansea shock

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp berated his side’s “passive” defending after a 3-2 loss at home to Swansea dealt a major blow to their Premier League title hopes.

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results

Arrows 0-2 Chiefs
Pirates 1-2 Celtic
Maritzburg 1-1 Wits
Highlands P 2-2 P Stars

fixtures

Chiefs vs FS Stars
Wits vs Ajax CT
CT City vs Highlands P
P Stars vs Pirates

psl log

# Team GP Pts
1 Bidvest Wits 13 25
2 Cape Town City 14 25
3 Kaizer Chiefs 15 24
3 SuperSport United 13 22
5 Polokwane City 14 21
6 Arrows 14 20
7 Maritzburg Utd 15 19
8 Orlando Pirates 13 18
9 Sundowns 8 16
10 Chippa United 13 16
11 Ajax Cape Town 14 15
12 Bloem Celtic 14 15
13 Platinum Stars 14 14
14 Highlands Park 15 13
15 Baroka FC 14 12
16 Free State Stars 14 11