Liverpool team hotel targeted by fireworks in early hours ahead of final day battle with Man City for Premier League title

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Liverpool’s team hotel was targeted by fireworks in the early hours of the morning ahead of the final day of the Premier League season.

Jurgen Klopp’s side can still win the title, but must rely on Man City slipping up against Aston Villa at the Etihad.

Klopp's team are battling to win the Premier League title on the final day

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Klopp’s team are battling to win the Premier League title on the final day

Liverpool face Wolves at Anfield and will hope to be able to keep their quadruple dreams alive.

The Times reported that a number of fireworks were set off outside the Titanic hotel in Liverpool at 1.45am, where Klopp’s side were staying.

Merseyside Police attended following a number of reports, one man was spoken to and taken home.

It is the latest in a string of fireworks incidents being let off outside team hotels before crunch fixtures.

Videos circulated on social media of pyrotechnics being set off outside Chelsea’s hotel before their clash with Everton, which the Toffees went on to win.

Similar reports were also made before Everton’s clash with Crystal Palace this week, but the Eagles opted to fly up to Merseyside on the day of the game.

The fireworks set of outside the Chelsea before their game with Everton earlier in May

The fireworks set of outside the Chelsea before their game with Everton earlier in May


There are yet to be any reports that it disturbed the Liverpool players before their game with the Wolves.

“Imagine somebody tells you before the season, you’re going to be in all three cup finals and want to fight for the league,” Klopp said ahead of the Wolves’ visit.

“You would say ‘Yeah, good luck with that’. It’s actually not possible but the boys did it – fed by the people here in the building (training ground), by our supporters, by all these kind of things.

“It’s been tough but great. It’s absolutely a joy to be part of it. Being part of this group is exceptional. By the group, I mean not only the players, we are here in the building of the group. It’s insane.

“Working together with these people is a pure joy. Being where we are is so rare, you can not plan it.

Liverpool are just two games away from winning a historic quadruple

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Liverpool are just two games away from winning a historic quadruple

“It’s a fantastic time for a Liverpool supporter and now we have to make sure we enjoy the last two games as well.

“The most enjoyable thing in football is winning football games, that makes everything much easier.

“Two massive games to come, one directly on Sunday, and we have to make sure we are ready for that.”

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