After their Champions League win against their opponent, Liverpool’s coach rushes into Firmino’s defense.
who was benched inLiverpool
’s Champions League game againstAtalanta
was backed by Jurgen Klopp saying that the player’s form was not the reason for his choice. Firmino who replaced byJota
scoring three out of their five goals against Atalanta was praised by Klopp and according to the coach the starting 11 were chosen based on a decision of good performance and he is glad he made that call. The German further added that eventhough Jota displayed an amazing performance it is no reason to thrash his other teammates for his game.
Liverpool’s coach also talked about the team’s injuries and how he is happy that he hasRhys Williams
in the heart of his defense now thatVan Dijk
is out of the pitch.