Liverpool Boss, Jurgen Klopp has revealed the that his side defied expectations by beating RB Leipzig in a Champions League clash on Tuesday.
Mohammed Salah and Saido Mane scored two second half goals to give Liverpool a deserved victory.
“A lot of people probably expected us to slip again because of the situation, and the boys didn’t and I’m really happy about that,” Klopp told BT Sport.
“For two years we’ve been really good and this year we have some problems. It’s normal that the talk starts – I have no problem with that. But the boys showed what they can do.”
The second leg will take place on March 10 and Leipzig will be hoping to fight back.