Five things that might just make you smile on a dark weekend for the Reds…
It’s easy for a lot of Liverpool fans to get swept along in the misery surrounding yesterday’s defeat at the hands of Arsenal. It’s a result which leaves our top four hopes looking admittedly grim, with a seven point gap to make up.
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However, before you consign this season to the metaphorical scrap-heap, we urge you to consider these five positives that have come out of our campaign thus far, offering us all a little slice of hope prior to the games ahead.
5) Emre Can & Philippe Coutinho
A lot of supporters have been focusing too heavily on who’s ‘let us down’ this season. Let’s take a look at two of the big plus points – Emre Can and Philippe Coutinho. Not even Brendan Rodgers could have expected such a return from his £10m investment in the young German, who has shone since his move from Bayer Leverkusen, despite yesterday’s red. While Coutinho’s progress is less of a surprise, it’s still a huge boost following the loss of Luis Suarez. These two are still in their early 20s and have big futures at Anfield!