Latest Liverpool news from Newsnow Liverpool as Jurgen Klopp praised Wataru Endo’s impact following Liverpool’s thrilling 4-3 triumph over Fulham.
The summer recruit from Stuttgart entered the fray in the 83rd minute, responding to Bobby De Cordova-Reid’s header that had put Fulham in the lead.
Endo’s entrance turned out to be crucial for the Reds, as he skillfully curled in the equalizer with just four minutes left on the clock. A minute later, Trent Alexander-Arnold secured Liverpool’s victory, setting Anfield abuzz with euphoria.
Endo, who has patiently awaited opportunities since his arrival on Merseyside, particularly in the Premier League, showcased his prowess in a noteworthy cameo.
Klopp expressed his high regard for the Japanese international during his post-match press conference, addressing reporters:
“Wataru was just so important; he came on and that was really good, really good. Won decisive challenges, super passing, a top goal. And then Trent makes it a brace.
“Honestly, for whatever reason, I didn’t see that ball go in, I was probably turning in that moment or whatever. I haven’t watched it back, but all of them [were] pretty special.”
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