Liverpool slumped to 4th league defeat of the season with another mundane performance as Newcastle registered third straight PL win.
The merseysiders started the season well with two wins of three but since the game against Spurs in August, Reds have been terrifying to say the least.
Not even one convincing performance for over two months. Yes players are to be blamed but not more than the manager who got a lot of praise last season for brilliant results. It is time he stands up and takes the blame for the horrific displays.
Not taking into consideration the business done in the transfer window, Liverpool have been average against teams that on paper should not come close to defeating them. Yet, they could only register three shots on target against Newcastle, and have not scored a single goal in the last two premier league games.
Rodgers has been making some idiotic decisions of late that has baffled Liverpool fans. Just a few examples.
Sterling was average against Hull on the right hand side, game changed going with two strikers. Raheem and Coutinho combine well when they are playing close.
Lesson: Play Sterling on the right again vs NUFC, Coutinho on the left with no one in the middle to take control. Play a lone striker again.
Borini was the best player against Swansea, Can was the better player against Hull and not Allen. Manquillo was solid at the back vs Hull.
Lesson: Bench Borini, bench Can, bench Manquillo, start Allen
Almost every single game after Spurs, things have not worked for the Reds, so 30 mins gone, no change, half time no change, 60 mins, makes change. Things improve to an extent if not much.
Lesson: Always wait for 60 minutes to change the system and push for goals, else just continue with those unbearable passes without going anywhere.
Rodgers is literally making the opposite decisions for what? Trying to prove something? Moreover, for now he hides behind the media hype against Mario Balotelli who clearly did better than Sterling and Coutinho and was provided no support, yet blamed more than majority
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