Liverpool player ratings: Liverpool v Burnley - Sep 16
- Author: Julie Sanders Sep 17, 2017,
Sep 17, 2017, 23:29
The Senegal global has started the new season in fine style, scoring three goals in his last four Premier League games.
The playmaker should fit into the spot vacated by Sadio Mane, suspended after his sending off in their 5-0 drubbing by Man City last weekend, manager Klopp suggested on Friday, according to the BBC. The hosts replied soon afterwards through Mohamed Salah and went on to finish with 35 shots to Burnley's five on a frustrating afternoon for the home supporters.
Liverpool will be keen to bounce back with a win at home on Saturday.
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"After the (Sevilla) game again we talk not enough about all the positive things", said Klopp.
"You've got to defend well at these places", said Dyche.
Burnley goalkeeper Tom Heaton is set to be sidelined "for months" after undergoing surgery on his shoulder, Clarets manager Sean Dyche said on Thursday. There's no doubt that the line-up we found today is a very strong one.
"Today, we looked good looking forward, and guess what?"
And whilst we're happy with the result - Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp wasn't, saying he's angry. We made seven changes and still played this type of football - no one should take this for granted.
Wood, who justified his club record signing by scoring in each of his first two EPL matches for Burnley, didn't manage a shot on goal at Anfield. My job is to see the performance and we reacted really well.
Pope has impressed in his few appearances for Burnley, conceding just once in those outings, to Accrington Stanley " s Matty Pearson in an EFL Cup tie last August, and having started last season as third-choice "keeper he overtook Paul Robinson towards the end of the campaign.
We took a look at how Liverpool fans reacted to Can's display on social media.