1) Liverpool are going to win the league. Welcome aboard, even those of a nervous disposition or an aversion to risk jinxing things. These next four months are nothing more than a title procession.
2) Logic dictates that complacency is most prevalent when there is room to falter. Mistakes creep in, the subconscious tells you to preserve energy, and awareness of the safety net beneath you means it’s more likely to be used. That is human nature.