Liverpool returned to winning ways hosting the champions,
The brand new main stand proved to be beneficial for the team as the noise the
fans were making helped the players and the team spirit. Leicester City
Attack: The Reds were able to convert most of their chances with 11 of 17 shots in total being on target. Quick, direct play made the team unstoppable in the final third of the field.
-Cutting through the lines
-Smart move by Sturridge
-Always ready for a counter attack
In the late stages,
Leicester tried to take whatever they
could from the game leaving spaces behind for a counter attack. Liverpool players know this and so, there are players
running forward instantly after someone intercepts the ball even if he goes backwards.
Such is the case here, where Mane starts running immediately after the ball is
-Matip steps out poorly
Matip has shown plenty signs of his abilities already providing hope that he might give an end to
Liverpool’s defensive woes. However,
in this case he makes a common mistake stepping out of the defensive line as
the ball was intercepted in the middle of the field. His reaction is careless
as he leaves a lot of space for a lethal player such as Vardy to move into.