Missed a story? Search the news in the box below.

UCL: Rio Ferdinand gives verdict on Liverpool’s £85m striker after latest miss

Listen to this article

Manchester United legend, Rio Ferdinand has insisted that Darwin Nunez can be an ‘effective striker’ for Liverpool.

This is regardless of one other combined efficiency from the Uruguayan signed for £85m final summer season.

Nunez returned to the Reds group after recovering from damage and had a golden alternative to double Liverpool’s lead however watched his effort hit the submit with an open objective in entrance of him.

He, nonetheless, managed to search out the again of the online shortly after half-time.

Ferdinand advised BT Sport “There have been good and dangerous moments for him.

“He had a little bit of an detached night time. There’s moments with him the place you’re simply scratching your head however then he scored which is what you’ve purchased him for.

“The factor with him is he at all times tries to get within the field and rating objectives, his head by no means drops, he’s tenacious, he desires to graft and combat. That’s undoubtedly a plus, you need that on your facet.

“He’s by no means going to be the cleanest of strikers however he can be an efficient striker in the long term, an efficient striker who scores objectives at this soccer membership.

“As a defender, he would be hard to play against, he would give a lot of defenders a hard days’ work.”

UCL: Rio Ferdinand gives verdict on Liverpool’s £85m striker after latest miss

Go to Source
Author: John Owen Nwachukwu

READ ALSO  U-20 AFCON: We want to rule Africa again – Flying Eagles boss, Bosso