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Liverpool star opens up on the partnership secrets

April 27, 2019

Roberto Firmino claims that the incredible partnership that Liverpool have upfront is largely down to the incredible amount of hard work that is being put in the training ground. Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane have been the deadly combination for Liverpool and the trio have come up with a remarkable 56 goals between them – a remarkable 47 have been in the Premier League. These goals have been vital towards helping Liverpool go closer towards the Premier League title for the first time in their history.Firmino has opened up on the secret behind the incredible partnership that has been the cornerstone for Liverpool over the last two seasons.

The Brazilian says that this partnership cannot come overnight and it is a result of the hard work that the trio have put in the training sessions. After having worked together for a couple of years together, the Brazilian says that each player knows the kind of runs that the other player favours. The recent return to form of Mohamed Salah is a huge positive for Liverpool, who have so far been heavily dependent on Sadio Mane and Firmino for goals in recent weeks. Each player has gone through a run of poor form and Liverpool will be thankful that the struggles have not all been at once.
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Liverpool Win Porto 5-0 Away From Home

May 16, 2018

Liverpool defeated Porto 5-0 away from home in the first leg of the Champions League round of 16 game. The result means the Reds have one foot in the quarter finals already ahead of the reverse fixture at Anfield. Jurgen Klopp’s top attacking team is the top scorers in the competition this season as they constantly terrorize teams. They had their full firepower in Mo Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane in action, with the trio scoring.

The Senegal international opened scoring in the 25th minute as his shot spilled through Porto goalkeeper. Salah doubled their advantage away from home before the half hour mark. For the Egyptian, he becomes the first Liverpool player to score 30 goals since Luis Suarez in 2013/14. The trident attack combined for Mane’s second after the break and then Firmino scored his. Mane completed his hat trick to effectively bury Porto ahead of the return leg in three weeks.

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