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Liverpool Star Who Proved Jurgen Klopp Wrong For Benching Him After Yesterday's PL Match

Liverpool continued their tremendous run of form as they came from behind to earn a hard fought 2-1 triump against an out of form Southampton side in their PL match at the St Mary's stadium on Tuesday night, to stretch their unbeaten streak to 17 matches on a trot & reduce the gap between them & leaders Manchester City to only 1 point ahead of the final matchday this weekend.

The Saints opened the scoring in the 13th minute as Nathan Redmond's deflected shot got past the helpless Allison Becker. In The 27th minute, Diogo Jota teed up Takumi Minamino who slotted home a sensational strike to restore parity in the match & ensure both sides were level at the break. The Reds resumed the 2nd half as the better side & deservedly turned the game around with Joel Matip heading home a rebound in the box in the 67th minute which also proved decisive as Jurgen Klopp's troops held on to bag all the three points.

In that match, Takumi Minamino who was handed a rare start in the right flank produced an exceptional perfomance. He was a constant menace to sotons' defenders with his pace, trickery, work rate & his excellent crosses in the final third. His hardwork didn't go unnoticed in the game as he scored a beautiful goal to level procedings for Liverpool in the 1st half.

The 27 year old Japanese winger who has spend most of this term in the Reds bench, has often delivered fruitful perfomances when called upon this term. He has netted 10 times & provided 1 assist in his 24 appearances for the Merseyside Powerhouse. After his top notch Performance yesternight, Minamino has proved that he could be a real asset to Liverpool in their quadrapule aspirations this campaign if gaffer Jurgen Klopp gives him more playing time.

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