BBC Sport - Liverpool must adapt to Benteke's style of play - Barnes
Liverpool must adapt to Benteke - Barnes
- From the section Football
Former Liverpool player John Barnes is "optimistic" about the Reds this season, but says they must "adapt" their style of play.
Barnes believes the signing of Christian Benteke for £32.5m from Aston Villa means the side must become stronger and more physical to suit the 24-year-old Belgian.
He hopes the team will be able to achieve more consistent results as the season goes on, saying you always get "funny results" in the first few games.