Liverpool legend John Arne Riise mentioned he’s ‘scared’ the membership could possibly be set for a repeat of the 2020/21 season ought to accidents begin to mount up.
Liverpool couldn’t retain their Premier League title and even managed to complete prime 4 and Riise is anxious the identical could occur this season and cease them difficult Manchester Metropolis and Chelsea.
Previous to the 3-2 defeat to David Moyes’ West Ham, Liverpool have been trying very snug with 25-match unbeaten run.
“I was a little bit worried in the beginning because I didn’t think we replaced [Gini] Wijnaldum who I think was extremely important for Liverpool,” Riise informed talkSPORT.
“However then to start with I believed performed exceptionally properly
“I’m actually involved in regards to the depth within the squad, I don’t suppose they’ve the highest, prime, prime class gamers.
“Like final season after we misplaced [Virgil] Van Dijk after which just a few different gamers you may see we struggled and I’m scared it could possibly be the identical once more this 12 months.
“May very well be injured, suspension, Africa Cup of Nations after we lose some gamers [Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Naby Keita], I’m a bit bit anxious that’s when the title goes to be determined.
“I don’t think we are strong enough depth wise to compete in the long run with Manchester City or Chelsea.”