It’s solely pure that pundits will look to select holes in Liverpool this season as a result of they aren’t as dominant as they have been final season, however Roberto Firmino has been an everyday goal.
He was all the time praised for being a significant a part of the entrance three that allowed Salah and Mane to flourish, however the objectives have dried up and the criticism has intensified.
Clearly this isn’t one of the best purpose he’ll ever rating, however he acquired the opener tonight and proved he does have the intuition to get in the precise place to place probabilities away:
Impasse damaged simply earlier than half-time! ?
Sadio Mane units it up completely for Roberto Firmino to faucet residence…
What a go from Jordan Henderson within the build-up ? pic.twitter.com/tAw48KE7FY
— Soccer on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) January 28, 2021
Sadio Mane additionally deserves many of the credit score right here for his play within the build-up, and it’s precisely what Liverpool wanted on the verge of half time.