That is the surprise belief of Reds legend Jamie Carragher.
The player-turned-pundit watched his former team comfortably see off title rivals Spurs 2-0 on Saturday.
The win for Liverpool ended Spurs’ nine-game unbeaten run in the top flight, while it was the Reds’ first league triumph of 2017.
Despite the talent in the Tottenham team, they have struggled away at fellow title rivals
Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur combined XI
Sat, February 11, 2017
Express Sport brings you our combined XI ahead of Liverpool's meeting with Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield (5.30pm)
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Who makes our combined Liverpool and Tottenham XI?
I think if anything their first XI is better than Liverpool’s
Back in August, the teams drew 1-1 at White Hart Lane, and there is little to split between them heading into the back end of the campaign.
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But Carragher feels on paper, Mauricio Pochettino has a more efficient team at his disposal.
“My thing with Tottenham is if you actually look player to player, I think if anything their first XI is better than Liverpool’s,” Carrgher said on Sky Sports’ Monday Night Football.
“I think they can go up with anyone in that division with the players they have.
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“They haven’t got the squad to maybe win the Premier League or the Champions League.
“But the first XI, you’re thinking, goalkeeper is as good as anyone, centre forward is good as anyone, the back four maybe the best in the league.
“The only thing maybe they can improve on is maturity.”
Up next in the Premier League for Spurs is a visit from Stoke, while Liverpool will travel to Leicester in a fortnight’s time.