The Reds returned to the top four, with three points in north London are now within four points of Premier League leaders Manchester City.
Jurgen Klopp said Liverpool “showed who we are” in Thursday’s 3-1 win over Tottenham.
Liverpool returned to the top 4, closing the gap to leaders Manchester City to four points – even though City have a game in hand.
Roberto Firmino, Trent Alexander-Arnold, and Sadio Mane were all on target as Klopp’s side scored their first goal and first Victory of the year.
While Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg pulled one goal back for Jose Mourinho’s side.
Speaking in the post-match conference after the game “We scored goals at the right moments, wonderful goals,” Klopp told BT Sport.
“The right people scored the goals. Everything was fine, except that Joel Matip obviously had to leave.
“What I saw today wasn’t about form, it’s … who we are. That’s us. Today, especially in the second half, we were. It was a massive fight and football on top of that.”
Liverpool will hope to build on this Victory when they travel to the London Stadium to face an Inform West Ham United on Sunday.