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Liverpool lift for first time in 30 years in spectacular

Liverpool ed the in a spectacular at Anfield on Wednesday night. Reds captain Jordan Henderson ed the title for the first time in 30 . Liverpool fans watched their heroes the after their 5-3 victory against Chelsea.

Reds players ed the title as fireworks filled the sky and a light show beamed around Anfield.

Henderson was handed the by Anfield icon Sir Kenny Dalglish, the man who signed the England international.

Liverpool were forced to celebrate the title win at Anfield without fans in the stadium due to the coronavirus pandemic.

However, the players, who were allowed family in the stadium for the s, didn’t let it affect their mood.

Liverpool news: The Reds ed the title (Image: GETTY)

Fans also gathered outside the stadium to celebrate their first title.

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Despite not being able to celebrate with their fans tonight, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp promised supporters a party when it’s safe to do so.

He said: “If you cannot see that we do this for you then I cannot help you, really.

“Five ago I asked you to change from doubters to believers.


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“I asked and you did it. You made us champions. Thank you very much. We should all celebrate.

“Drink what you want but you have you to prepare for a party when this b******t virus is gone.

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Liverpool news: Jurgen Klopp has transformed the Reds (Image: GETTY)

“Then we will have a party all together. Make sure you are ready then.”

Henderson, who didn’t feature for Liverpool against Chelsea but ed the title, has now guided the Reds to the Champions and the in two seasons.

The midfielder has been questioned in the past, however, Henderson has proved his worth in recent seasons under Klopp.

And the Liverpool skipper says the Reds will try to come back as strong next season to fend off their rivals.

He said: “Walking up there was amazing. The lads deserved their moment tonight.

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Liverpool news: Henderson and co celebrated after beating Chelsea (Image: GETTY)

“Thankfully the families were up there watching, that was a big thing for us.

“It’s been an amazing season, to crown it off like that was special.

“The start was really good and from there we just grew and grew as the season went on.

“We stronger, more confident, more ruthless, really. We found a way to win on so many occasions and that was down to mentality.

“The lads have been great all season and deserve what they are getting now.

“To get 97 points last year and not win was hard to take. We reacted a few weeks later, won the Champions and then started the season a few weeks later with unfinished business.

“It’s been an amazing season and I am so thankful to be part of this club and team that has won the after 30 .”

Liverpool clinched the title on on June 25 with seven games to go but Henderson and co. had to wait until their final home game to the .

The Reds didn’t disappoint on the night, beating Frank Lampard’s Chelsea 5-3 in an Anfield thriller.

Naby Keita, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Gini Wijnaldum, Roberto Firmino and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain all netted for Liverpool.

The Blues made a comeback in the second half, however, Oxlade-Chamberlain’s 84th minute goal killed off Lampard’s side.

Klopp’s men are now unbeaten at home in their last 59 games.

Liverpool travel to Newcastle on Sunday for their final game of the season.

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