Jurgen Klopp urges Reds to ‘ignore outside mess’ as he plays down favourites tag

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp does not care that his side are now considered favourites to win the Premier League. Sunday’s win over Brighton, combined with Manchester City and Arsenal’s goalless draw, elevated the Reds back to the top of the table with nine matches to go. But Klopp is well aware, with a round of midweek fixtures followed closely by games at the weekend, the situation can change in an instant.