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Mane gets 8.5/10, Alisson 8/10 – Liverpool player ratings from 2-0 win vs Wolverhampton Wanderers

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Liverpool vs Wolverhampton Wanderers ratings: Liverpool player ratings

Liverpool held their end of the bargain as they beat Wolves 2-0 at Anfield, thanks to a Sadio Mane brace.

The Reds finished the campaign on 97 points and it was always going to be tough for Manchester City to drop points against Brighton. Mane opened the scoring in the 17th minute from a Trent Alexander-Arnold delivery and there were more cheers 10 minutes later when Glenn Murray gave Brighton the lead.

However, City scored immediately from the kick-off, with Sergio Aguero finding the back of the net and Aymeric Laporte made it 2-1 at the Amex before half-time.

City made it 3-1 via Riyad Mahrez before Ilkay Gundogan got the fourth to wrap up the title for Pep Guardiola’s side.

Mane got the final goal of our Premier League campaign as he ended up alongside Mohamed Salah as the top scorer for the Reds.

This still has been an incredible season for the Reds and we can finish on a high with the Champions League final on June 1 against Spurs.

Records were broken throughout the campaign for the Reds and there wasn’t much wrong done in the campaign.

Hopefully, there will be some title celebrations in a couple of weeks, and it will be interesting to see what our plans are for the upcoming season.

Liverpool player ratings

Alisson – 8/10

The Brazilian made some great saves in the second half to preserve his clean sheet and win the Golden Glove award.

Trent Alexander-Arnold – 7.5/10

Two assists for the Englishman as he racked up 12 assists in the Premier League as a right-back.

Virgil van Dijk – 8/10

The Dutchman was barely troubled the entire evening and will look forward to the Champions League final.

Joel Matip – 8/10

Matip was excellent at the back alongside Van Dijk and was our best defender on the night.

Andy Robertson – 6.5/10

Robertson was included in the game after his injury against Barcelona but the Scot was not at his best. Robbo was caught out of position a couple of times and was sloppy in possession.

Fabinho – 7/10

The Brazilian did a fine job in the midfield and wasn’t tested as much as he was against Barcelona.

Georginio Wijnaldum – 7/10

Wijnaldum put in a shift for the Reds but he too wasn’t as effective as he was against the Catalans.

Jordan Henderson – 7/10

The captain did his bit for the side but he just did not have the energy as he did in midweek. Hendo came out from the game unscathed and hopefully, he starts the Champions League final.

Mohamed Salah – 7/10

The Egyptian tried his best to get his 23rd goal of the season but to no avail. Now the forward must think of the Champions League final and lead us to glory.

Divock Origi – 6.5/10

Origi put in a decent shift before being subbed, and had one decent chance to score but saw his shot get deflected.

Sadio Mane – 8.5/10

Mane didn’t have to get out of second gear in this game but picked up a couple of goals to tie Salah and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as the top scorers in the Premier League.

Substitutes

James Milner – 6/10

The Englishman came on and we changed the shape to a 4-4-2.

Joe Gomez – N/A

Came on late in the game.

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Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain – N/A

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Liverpool dealt a blow in hunt for promising teenage starlet as Serie A giants are unwilling to sell the player

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Liverpool FC transfer news: Inter Milan unwilling to sell Sebastiano Esposito

Calciomercato claims that Inter Milan are unwilling to sell their rising starlet Sebastiano Esposito despite interest from Liverpool.

The 16-year-old was given his debut this season when he came on to face Eintracht Frankfurt in the Europa League knockout rounds.

Inter could not defeat the Bundesliga side but there is interest in the 16-year-old from Manchester City too (h/t Calciomercato).

The report adds that Inter see him as the future of the club and will only look to loan him out or let him play in the Primavera League.

The 16-year-old has already made a big name for himself with some great performances for the Italy U-17 team, and he seems set to remain with the Serie A giants for a while.

Liverpool need to build on their great season

The Reds have a great first XI but could do with more talent to strengthen the squad.

Esposito might be highly rated but it would be unlikely seeing him break into the first-team or even push the likes of Rhian Brewster and Divock Origi for game time next season.

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Rhian Brewster

Liverpool need to build on an impressive season and it will be interesting to see our moves in the transfer window. The Reds missed out on the Premier League title by one point but can finish the season on a high by winning the Champions League.

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Liverpool face Tottenham in the final on June 1 and should be favourites to land their first trophy under Jurgen Klopp.

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Liverpool cool interest in £43m South American star as PL rivals make their move

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Liverpool FC transfer news: Reds cool interest in Uruguayan striker Maxi Gomez

Liverpool have cooled their interest in 22-year-old Maxi Gomez, according to the Daily Star.

The report claims that the Reds enquired about the Uruguayan sensation, however, they have backed out of a deal to sign the Celta Vigo attacker.

Gomez has impressed at the La Liga side over the past two seasons. The 22-year-old scored 13 times in the league, with five assists to his name during the campaign.

Maxi Gomez

Maxi Gomez

The report adds that the forward has a £43m release clause in his contract and there is interest from our Champions League final opponents, Tottenham.

Spurs have made contact with the player’s representatives, according to the report, while there is also interest from Borussia Dortmund.

Liverpool have a couple of up and coming strikers in the team

Roberto Firmino is the first-choice striker in the team and the Reds have a couple of young options who could do a job in place of the Brazilian.

Divock Origi was the surprise package of the season, nabbing some important goals despite not featuring a lot for the team. The Belgian bagged a brace against Barcelona recently and even scored the winners against Everton and Newcastle in the Premier League.

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Rhian Brewster also seems set to play for the first-team next season, and the forward is one of the most highly-rated youngsters we have in the team.

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(Photos) Liverpool touch down in Marbella for CL training camp with one surprise inclusion

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Latest Liverpool news: Liverpool players reach Marbella for Champions League final training

Jurgen Klopp and the rest of the Liverpool team landed in Marbella for their Champions League final training sessions.

The Reds face Tottenham on June 1 at the Wanda Metropolitano for the final of the tournament as they look to win their sixth Champions League crown.

Liverpool visited Marbella earlier this season, and there was one major surprise joining the team in the training camp.

Naby Keita was initially ruled out for the season by Klopp after he picked up an injury against Barcelona. However, his national team manager Paul Put believes the Guinea midfielder could be back for the Champions League final (h/t Liverpool Echo).

The heroes from the win over Barcelona looked to be in the mood, with Georginio Wijnaldum pictured alongside Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Divock Origi, who scored a brace against Barcelona, could get a start in case Roberto Firmino isn’t fit for the final.

The usual suspects for Liverpool

Mohamed Salah also checked into the training camp and the Egyptian could be the difference maker for us in Madrid.

Virgil van Dijk has been excellent for us from the day he signed for us, and his leadership at the back will be one of the keys to winning the Champions League.

Our captain, Jordan Henderson, was also one of the stars in the win over Barcelona while Trent Alexander-Arnold’s crosses led to two goals against the Catalans.

Andy Robertson returned from injury to face Wolves on the final day of the season, and he should be ready to play in the final.

Alisson also pulled off some fantastic saves against Barcelona and won the Premier League Golden Glove award.

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The Reds are slight favourites for the title and we have already defeated Spurs twice in the Premier League this season.

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