Reds win ugly as Firmino and Mignolet produce the goods – 5 talking points from West Brom 0–1 Liverpool


 16 April 2017

Liverpool ground out a crucial 1-0 win at West Brom thanks to Roberto Firmino‘s header, as the Reds took a huge step towards Champions League qualification.

West Brom 0–1 Liverpool

Premier League, The Hawthorns
April 16, 2017

Goals: Firmino 45+1

Reds’ timely ability to win ugly

WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017, 2016: Liverpool's Roberto Firmino celebrates scoring the first goal against West Bromwich Albion with team-mates during the FA Premier League match at the Hawthorns. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

It has long been said that Klopp’s Liverpool can only win when all conditions suit the Reds, but the German and his side have picked perfect moment to prove they can win ugly.

The Reds ground out a gritty win at Stoke last weekend, with a much-depleted team battling from behind to seal a huge three points.

And that new-found resilience shone through for the second game running at the Hawthorns, where Klopp’s side were again depleted and again below par, but once more dug in and found a way to win.

At times under the pressure the Reds stood strong, with every player working tirelessly to the very last second in a collective effort from front to back.

At a stage of the season where points are prioritised over performance, getting maximum points on the board by any means necessary is the most important aspect, and Klopp’s men have discovered how to do it with immaculate timing.

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