By Kishan Vaghela For Mailonline
Published: 11:35 BST, 3 October 2020 | Updated: 11:35 BST, 3 October 2020
Georginio Wijnaldum claims Liverpool are training 'even harder' than last season in their bid to defend their Premier League title.
The Reds won their first league crown in three decades last season, finishing 18 points clear of Manchester City and becoming the first side to wrap up the title with seven games still to play.
The Anfield club also have a perfect record in the Premier League in 2020/21 after victories against Leeds United, Chelsea and Arsenal in their opening three games, although they did suffer defeat to the Gunners on penalties in the Carabao Cup on Thursday.
Georginio Wijnaldum (right) believes Liverpool are training even harder than last season
Wijnaldum was part of the squad that won Liverpool its first league title in three decades
But ahead of the trip to Aston Villa on Sunday, Wijnaldum says their 'sharper and more concentrated' squad hold a collective hunger to retain their Premier League crown, which has led to an increase in intensity