When the final whistle blew after a pulsating game against Manchester City on Wednesday, Liverpool had clinched their biggest result of the season. The 2-2 draw at Anfield meant that Liverpool were through to their first League Cup final since 2005.
Liverpool fans should take the win as a great sign. It showed that there is still only one really competitive team to compete with in Manchester. It showed that Liverpool can still have success in cup matches. And it showed these five things.