Lurching Liverpool eye League Cup final spot

Jan 26, 2016, 08:56 IST | AFP

London: Zigzagging across the road like a clown car they may be, but Liverpool are also just 90 minutes from Wembley ahead of tonight's League Cup semi-final second leg against Stoke City.

Jurgen Klopp
Jurgen Klopp

A team that recorded seven 1-1 draws in nine games in September and October is beginning to gain a reputation for slapdash spectaculars, following the recent 3-3 draw at home to Arsenal and Saturday's remarkable 5-4 victory at Norwich City.

It has made Jurgen Klopp's side a breathless watch, but with a 1-0 lead to protect at Anfield on Tuesday, Brazilian midfielder Lucas Leiva knows that it is imperative his team tighten up at the back.

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