Gary Neville has mentioned on Sky Sports Premier League (4:38pm, September 12, 2021) that Leeds United left-back Junior Firpo realized after simply eight minutes how good Liverpool ahead Mohamed Salah is.
Leeds took on Liverpool at Elland Highway within the Premier League yesterday.
Junior was the left-back for the Whites, whereas Salah began on the proper for Liverpool.
Former Manchester United defender Neville was on co-commentary obligation for the match on Sky Sports activities, and he observed how Junior – signed from Barcelona in the summertime switch window – was struggling towards Salah.
Neville mentioned on Sky Sports Premier League (4:38pm, September 12, 2021): “He has simply realized within the first eight minutes how robust Mo Salah is. He’s attempting to get tight to him. He has been rolled twice.”
How did Junior Firpo and Mo Salah play?
Salah scored his 100th Premier League goal within the recreation and was an issue for the Leeds defenders all through his time on the pitch.
Firpo actually struggled towards the tempo and expertise of Salah and couldn’t deal with him a lot.
Nevertheless, the left-back did look good when he went ahead and helped out in assaults.
Junior took one shot, had a go accuracy of 83.3%, took 58 touches, tried one dribble, made three tackles, one interplay and one clearance, and put in a single cross.
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