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Liverpool Can Compete For Title Next Season –Can

Posted: Jun 26, 2015 at 12:10 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

Emre Can believes Liverpool can be title contenders next season considering the quality ofm players the team has signed.

Liverpool has been crowned champions of England 18 times, but the team has failed to transfer its domestic dominance into the Premier League era, with its most recent triumph coming in 1989-90.

Brendan Rodgers came close to guiding the Reds to the 2013-14 title before ending the campaign as runners-up and, while the team finished sixth last season after the exit of Luis Suarez, Can is confident the team will soon bounce back.

The 21-year-old, who arrived from Bayer Leverkusen in the summer of 2014, told the German football magazine: “Of course it is realistic to win titles with Liverpool.

“Liverpool is a top club. Looking at history and tradition, it is one of the greatest clubs in the world. That is why I decided to go there.

“Regrettably we performed below our expectations last season, but I think we can compete for the title next year. Everybody in the team has to believe that it’s possible.”

Can, who has welcomed the arrival of Brazil international Roberto Firmino from Hoffenheim, added: “The quality of the squad is very high. We saw what is possible in the big matches against Chelsea, Arsenal, United and City.”

Can is currently with the Germany