Allow me to educate you.
These are eggs.
This is a chicken.
Before the eggs can turn into chickens, they have to hatch. Often it is unwise to count your chickens before the eggs hatch. For example, if we have 3 eggs as above, we might not necessarily end up with 3 chickens.
This is because something terrible might happen to the eggs.
This lesson was proudly brought to you by your friendly neighbourhood Devil,
On a sidenote, there was another headline that caused me to burst out laughing even more than the obvious Liverpool scoreline.