Roberto Firmino has scored six goals in 35 games of the season. AFP
Liverpool need to sign a new striker this summer, according to James Pearce, a journalist for The Athletic, but he has long covered Liverpool’s issues.
Roberto Firmino is Liverpool’s main striker but he has been get their best by far this season and only scored six goals in 29 games with Liverpool this season.
Firmino has become 29 years old but he has formed one of the best attacking trio in Europe in recent years together with Sadio Mané and Mohamed Salah.
“The influence that Firmino has on Liverpool have dropped a lot, “Pearce wrote about the player, among other things.
” He has scored six goals in 35 games and that is statistics that are difficult to ignore. He has only scored one goal in the last fourteen games.
He has never scored in a friendly against Everton in the twelve games he has played, but he got by far Liverpool’s best chance of the weekend. .
He took an extra touch that caused the move to slide into the sand and then he had a few shots that were never likely to hit the frame.
Firmino’s goal scoring has gone downhill but he is loved and admired as a selfless striker who puts a lot of effort into the team.
However, it is quite clear that Liverpool need to go look around for a new nine and a striker, “Pearce said, among other things.