Former Chelsea, Glasgow Celtic and England striker Chris Sutton has acknowledged he believes regardless of Liverpool’s wonderful run of kind in entrance of aim this season, the membership are lacking an influential determine in assault who can lead the road.
The Reds confirmed the scientific facet of their recreation as soon as once more on the weekend, strolling to a 5-1 romp over Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday.
Mo Salah this season:
Premier League prime scorer
Extra targets in all competitions than every other PL participant
Despatched Egypt to the World Cup
three x Liverpool Participant of the Month
2 x Champions League Participant of the Week
African Participant of the Yr nominee
PFA Participant of the Month for November pic.twitter.com/RMPpaYKiLd
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A brace for Robert Firmino and solitary efforts from Emre Can and Philippe Coutinho had been topped off by a Lewis Dunk own-goal which noticed the Merseysiders safe their sixth win from their final seven throughout all competitions.
Throughout their struggles, Liverpool’s issues barely ever lie within the attacking third, with the 2 aforementioned Brazilians, summer time signing Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane capable of reduce by way of defences with ease.
Nonetheless, Jurgen Klopp’s males have, on event, come unstuck when making an attempt to interrupt groups down, and Sutton believes that’s because of the lack of a number one frontman to supply another strategy.
“If I used to be selecting my dream entrance three from the 2 squads, I must embrace Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane over Leroy Sane and Raheem Sterling”, the 44-year-old wrote in his column within the Daily Mail as he in contrast the Reds to league leaders Manchester Metropolis.
“If I’ve one criticism it’s that they lack a No 9, similar to Sergio Aguero or Gabriel Jesus.
“And not using a conventional goal man, Liverpool struggled to interrupt groups down earlier within the season. That’s why I might choose Aguero in my mixed Liverpool-Metropolis entrance three.”
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