It’s easy to forget that Coutinho actually started this season pretty slowly, and whether they’ll now admit it or not, there were calls from some fans to drop the Brazilian ahead of the Chelsea match three weeks ago.
But since, he’s caught fire and reminded everyone why he’s so brilliant.
In that time he’s scored four goals in three games and been the best player on the pitch every time he’s stepped out onto it.
For 68 minutes at the Eithad it was a masterclass, before he was unfortunately withdrawn with an injury.
Remind yourselves of it here: