Former Newcastle United supervisor, Graeme Souness has stated that the membership would be the largest huddle to Liverpool’s probabilities of claiming the Premier League title.
He stated Newcastle United’s away recreation in opposition to Liverpool would be the Purple’s “harmful recreation” to beat if they’re to provide themselves an enormous probability of successful the title this season.
The Reds’ 2-Zero victory over Chelsea noticed them leapfrog Manchester Metropolis again to the summit of the Premier League on Sunday.
This was after Manchester Metropolis, who nonetheless have a recreation in hand, had quickly moved above them, because of their 3-1 win at Crystal Palace earlier.
Manchester Metropolis’s remaining fixtures look more durable with Tottenham and Manchester United amongst their opponents with 5 matches to go, whereas Liverpool will face Cardiff, Huddersfield, Newcastle United and Wolves.
“I believe, taking a look at them, the damaging recreation for Metropolis is the United recreation. Derby video games notoriously exhausting to foretell,” Souness informed Sky Sports activities.
“And the damaging recreation for Liverpool, for me, is Newcastle away.
“I believe the following recreation takes care of itself, Cardiff. Though they are going to need to go to battle, Cardiff, they’ll be preventing for his or her lives, I believe Liverpool – given the again 4 and midfield they’ve – will cope with that, after which the three guys up entrance have gotten a objective or two.
“I believe Huddersfield takes care of itself, they’re already eager about subsequent season. For me, the Newcastle one is a fear.
“The way in which Rafa units his workforce up, you’ll be able to see he’s fairly pleased to take a seat again, take in the strain and try to catch them on the break.
“Tactically he’s very, superb and the help up there shall be proper up for that recreation, they’ll need to put a spoke in it.
“After which ideally you’d have been wanting Wolves to get to the cup ultimate so their minds would have been someplace else. We’ve seen in opposition to huge groups they do nicely.
“However for me, it’s Liverpool at Newcastle and Metropolis at Previous Trafford. They’re the video games that can resolve this league.”