They say to be the best, you have to not lose against your closest opponents. Liverpool did that this season, not losing a single game against the three fellow teams to finish in the top four (Manchester City, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur).
Agonisingly for Jurgen Klopp’s side, they weren’t able to win one either. The six points collected in the six draws were not enough for the Reds, as they finished one point behind Man City (who won eight points against the top four). Let’s break down each of Liverpool’s fellow Champions League qualifiers and where they could have made the pivotal difference to claim their 20th league title.