There may be one other alternative for Liverpool to rewrite the document books and mark plenty of memorable milestones all through 2021/22 because the pursuit for silverware restarts.
Final season was one to neglect for Jurgen Klopp and co. with the unhealthy luck seemingly accumulating week on week, however a clear slate could be delivered after a late rally.
It’s left many to query the Reds’ credentials however Liverpool won’t thoughts being the underdogs as one can underestimate them at their peril.
The return of followers and people from the long-term harm checklist gives optimism for what may lay in watch for followers as one other alternative so as to add a profitable chapter to the historical past books is on the playing cards.
It’ll little doubt be a rollercoaster trip of a season, however listed below are a few of the information and milestones Liverpool may tick off in 2021/22.
How lengthy do you might have for Mo Salah?
There’s seemingly by no means a day that goes by with out the No. 11 writing his identify within the document books and this season will probably be no completely different.
For a begin, he may turn out to be the primary participant to attain on the opening day of the Premier League for the fifth season in a row.
It could comply with objectives in opposition to Watford (2017/18), West Ham (2018/19), Norwich (2019/20) and Leeds (2020/21).
And he wants 34 extra objectives to turn out to be the eighth prime scorer for the membership, which might surpass Michael Owen, with solely six wanted to interrupt into the highest 10.
So as to add to that, Salah may then edge nearer to Ian Rush’s document of six (between 1981/82 and 1986/87) to attain 20+ objectives in all competitions for the fifth season operating. Constant or what?
Fortress Anfield to Return x19
The unbeaten document was dismally let go final season, however the Reds have the prospect to win each residence sport within the league and go one higher than the title-winning season to set a brand new document.
A complete of 19 wins at Anfield would break the document shared by Liverpool (2019/20), Chelsea (2005/06), Man United (2010/11) and Man Metropolis (2011/12). With followers again, why not?
A Century of Objectives
It’s been nothing wanting a thrill to look at Liverpool‘s pink arrows gentle up the pitch each domestically and throughout Europe and now a century of objectives await for Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino.
The No. 10 wants simply three extra objectives to succeed in the milestone, whereas Bobby wants one other 14 – they might then turn out to be the 18th and nineteenth gamers to take action at Liverpool.
Potential Milestone Appearances
100: Naby Keita (at the moment 76)
150: Virgil van Dijk (130), Alisson (130), Joel Matip (123), Fabinho (122), Joe Gomez (121)
200: Trent Alexander-Arnold (179), Andy Robertson (177)
250: Sadio Mane (218)
300: Roberto Firmino (292)
400: Jordan Hendeson (392)
In search of the first Purpose
Kostas Tsimikas, Ibrahima Konate, Joe Gomez, Neco Williams, Harvey Elliott, Rhys Williams, Kaide Gordon
Henderson’s Rise in All-time Look Record
The captain at the moment has 392 appearances to his identify and eight extra will see him turn out to be solely the twenty seventh participant to make over 400 appearances for Liverpool.
And if he makes 34 appearances this season, he’ll rise above Ian St John within the all-time look checklist to sit down twenty third.
Liverpool want 18 completely different purpose scorers within the league to interrupt the membership document of 17, set within the title-winning season.
Milner to Topple Gerrard?
The veteran has amassed 85 assists all through his illustrious Premier League profession up to now and he wants eight extra to surpass Steven Gerrard in seventh place within the all-time help charts.
Talking of the No. 7…
Sitting on 564 league video games, Milner wants solely 9 extra to maneuver above ex-Crimson David James into fourth place within the Premier League‘s all-time look checklist.
Premier League Milestones
100 objectives: Salah (at the moment 97), Mane (95)
50 assists: Henderson (47), Firmino (42), Robertson (39), Mane (36)
50 clear sheets: Alisson (44), Adrian (38)
2,000 up within the High-Flight
The Reds want 73 extra objectives to hit the two,000 mark within the Premier League – Man United are the one different crew to succeed in the milestone, with Arsenal subsequent in line on 1,956.
Klopp to the High?
The boss at the moment holds the document for probably the most Premier League supervisor of the month awards with 5 again in 2019/20 and there’s scope to interrupt his personal tally this time round.
And Time for No. 20
Others could have written the Reds off this season, however there’s an abundance of information ready to be damaged with one other run on the title.
From most factors in a season (at the moment 100), most away factors (50), most wins in a season (32), most consecutive victories (18) and most objectives (106). There’s a lot up for grabs!