Former Chelsea striker Demba Ba states that Steven Gerrard needs to find it “difficult to live with” the mistake that expense Liverpool the Premier League title in 2013-14
Demba Ba has actually confessed that he has “a degree of sympathy” for Steven Gerrard, 6 years to the day considering that the Liverpool skipper’s pricey slip successfully cost his side the Premier League title.
The Reds required 7 points from their final 3 league matches in 2013-14 to seal leading spot, just to suffer a 2-0 loss at the hands of Chelsea at Anfield.
The match is best kept in mind for Gerrard’s mistake that Ba maximized to open the scoring, with Willian going on to double the Blues’ tally.
Manchester City went on to take the title from Liverpool, and Ba acknowledged that it needs to be difficult for Gerrard to accept.
“I think it must be difficult to live with,” he informed Sky SportsNews
” You understand if I put myself in his shoes, which I truly didn’t up previously, however it needs to be awful for a player that played so long for one team which has actually played so great for one team, essentially losing a title on an error that he has actually done.
” Obviously [I have] a degree of sympathy, yeah possibly. I’m not truly considering it excessive.”
Gerrard won 8 major honours with Liverpool however never ever raised the Premier League.