Liverpool's manager Kenny Dalglish paid tribute to Tottenham Hotspur after they embarrassed 使人尴尬，难堪 his team at White Hart Lane cruising to 顺利拿下来 a 4-0 win this weekend.
Dalglish said: "Tottenham deserve a great deal of credit. All we can do is try to improve. For us, it's been a bad day."
"We know we have to go back to the drawing board 从新开始."
Tottenham deserve a great deal of credit. All we can do is try to improve. For us, it's been a bad day.
"We never passed 传球 it as well or quickly as we have been. Tottenham started better than us. They took the lead through a wonder goal with Modric."
The Croatian midfielder Luka Modric opened the scoring for Tottenham seven minutes into the match with English striker Jermain Defoe netting 进球 after Charlie Adam and Martin Skrtel were sent off 被罚下场. Down to nine players, Liverpool were sitting ducks 坐以待毙.
If you can't enjoy the football we played here today then there's something wrong with you.
But the man of the match 表现对精彩的球员 was the Togolese striker Emmanuel Adebayor, who scored twice on his home debut 首次参加主场比赛 to the satisfaction of Tottenham's manager Harry Redknapp.
"I thought we played some fantastic football", said Redknapp. "We absolutely dominated 控制主宰. If you can't enjoy the football we played here today then there's something wrong with you."
"The first 25 minutes was football at its best. We were by far the better team. We should have been two or three goals in front in the first 25 minutes."
Liverpool's trashing 惨败 is their second defeat in a row. After spending a king's ransom 国王的赎身钱，高价 on midfielders, Kenny Dalglish will be under some pressure to deliver the club's first trophy since the FA Cup in 2006.