"It's a very hard division but we've been very good in the last two games", he said.
"We've had two very hard games and we've come out with a lot of credit". James Milner superbly won the ball back in midfield and the ball eventually found Salah after good work by Sadio Mane and Firmino to make it 1-0.
"As a new player I'm looking forward to knowing this league".
Gronnemark claims he helped two teams in Denmark add 20 goals to their season's tally between them, so by that logic Liverpool could add around 10. "We raised our game again".
Brighton should have salvaged a point in the dying minutes when Pascal Gross found himself unmarked in the area but his header was straight at Alisson and the Brazilian pushed it away to safety.
Hughton was pleased with his side's response to going a goal down at Anfield.
He said: "They are just a very good team and I really respect a lot what Chris is doing there".
The visitors did come out brighter in the second half, but they were still unable to carve out clear-cut chances.
"I have a lot of respect for it and we are warned".
"It's not only the Man United game, but even in that game - and we've used it for our analysis - it was impressive, really good".
This is certainly a game Liverpool will be expected to win, although there are no easy games in the Premier League anymore and the players won't be able to take anything for granted.
"And that's the full-backs have got so much license because they've got so much protection in front of them".