Jurgen Klopp prepared his Liverpool players for the challenge of two games in just 48 hours.
A thumping 5-0 win over Swansea on Boxing Day will be put to the back of the collective mind as the Reds prepare to take on Leicester on Saturday before travelling to Burnley on Monday.
Klopp and his players were out on the training pitches at Melwood trying to physically prepare for the rigours of two games in such a short period of time.
Liverpool talisman Mohamed Salah put in hard work as he prepared for the physical challenge of the festive fixtures.
Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane were all smiles during training.
The squad appeared in good spirits but they if they were not made aware of the challenge ahead by their manager’s session they might be more so by his words.