Despite Liverpool’s draw against Newcastle (0-0), Thiago Alcantara has made a good comeback after his injury in October. His coach Jürgen Klopp expressed his enthusiasm for the entry into play of his player.
Liverpool last summer achieved a hell of a lot in the transfer window by recruiting Thiago Alcantara. Bought 20 million euros from Bayern Munich, the Spaniard has integrated into an English formation which is very provided in the midfield. Convincing in his first matches, Alcantara was taken away from the pitch due to health concerns.
Indeed, he missed meetings due to a positive test for Covid-19 and especially a knee injury against Everton (2-2). This Wednesday, the 29-year-old reappeared on a lawn against Newcastle (0-0). Entered the game, he played about twenty minutes, and immediately showed all his class and his sense of the game.
For Jürgen Klopp, “ Thiago Alcantara is a great player “
At a post-match press conference, Jürgen Klopp on the good start of Thiago Alcantara. “ We signed Thiago because we thought he was a good player, so you can imagine we would love to have him on the squad. It’s clear “, the German coach told reporters.
“So, yes, that’s good, he’s a great player. I think of the 20 minutes he played the first 12 were awesome and then he felt the intensity, but that’s normal, he trained exactly twice with the team, there is still physical work to be done, more rhythm to be obtained “, he said hoping for the rise of the player.
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