Video – Jürgen Klopp press conference after Liverpool victory over Southamptoon

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp talks to the press after Liverpool hung on to beat Southampton on Saturday afternoon.

Southampton have now lost all of their last five league games against Liverpool by an aggregate score of 13-2. Liverpool have won their first two league games in back-to-back seasons for only the second time in the Premier League era, having previously done so in 1993-94 and 1994-95.

Southampton have lost both of their first two Premier League games of a season for the first time since their first campaign back in the division in 2012-13 under Nigel Adkins.Mane scored his 20th goal for Liverpool in all competitions in 2019, at least eight more than any of his team-mates in this calendar year.

Mane is the first player to score in his first Premier League start of a campaign in four back-to-back seasons since Mark Viduka did so between 2002-03 and 2005-06.Since the start of last season, Ings has scored eight Premier League goals for Southampton, more than any other player.

Southampton have a full week to prepare for their trip to Brighton next Saturday (15:00 BST) while Liverpool are also in action on the same day when they welcome Arsenal to Anfield (17:30).

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