Jurgen Klopp was concerned after Chelsea knocked Liverpool out of FA Cup in a 2:0 win

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After the huge defeat in the premier League on Saturday with 3:0 shock lose to break the unbeaten record and also Liverpool losing their major match as Chelsea knocked them out of FA Cup. Klopp was concerned about the defensive lapse and hope his team could regain their momentum as they look ahead to next Wednesday’s Champions League again Atletico Madrid.

Liverpool are battling with a first group title since 1990 essentially in their grasp however the defeat at Chelsea was a third defeat in four matches. It was additionally the third on the turn away from home, after the 1-0 last 16 first-leg loss to Atlético and the Watford 3:0 Saturday.

Chelsea were helped on their way to an assurance boosting win when Adrián mishandled Willian’s shot after Liverpool had lost possession at the back. Klopp was concerned of how his team gave up possession in the buildip to Ross Barkley’s stunning second on the counter.

Klopp said “Momentum went our way for so long because we defended outstandingly, Usually you don’t get a lot of chances against us but now we have to admit that in the last four games including the 3-2 home win over West Ham, we conceded absolutely too many goals. But they are all completely different situations, so it’s not one problem.
“I’m not worried about momentum. You don’t get it as a present and you have always the chance to get it back. We’re not 100 miles away and the boys are strong. We have done very well but tonight was not good enough in decisive moments and that is what we have to accept. Losing 2-0 is not good but it’s easy to explain. We made massive mistakes around the goals.”

Lampard has seen his Chelsea team perform better, against the bigger sides. He said “There’s a big positive and some negatives to that, In the first two games against Liverpool this season, we may have played better football than today in the European Super and the league. But this time there was an extra spirit about us”.
“What wins or loses games is what you do in both boxes. We got a slice of luck and had some quality saves from Kepa and quality defending from individuals. And we took two chances that won us the game. It’s hard to be comprehensive against Liverpool because they remain in the game because of the team they are. But we can’t ask for any more in terms of spirit, work ethic and quality.”

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