The Senegal international scored his 100th goal in the Red Army’s game against the Eagles, and his teammates are happy to see him achieve this milestone
Liverpool star James Milner said he was very happy to see teammate Sadio Mane achieved a milestone in the Red Army’s 3-0 victory over Crystal Palace on Saturday.
The Senegal international opened the scoring against Patrick Vieira two minutes before halftime, which happened to be his 100th goal for the Anfield giants.
He has now scored in the last nine England top league games against the Selhurst Park Giants, which dates back to August 2017.
No other player in the history of the game has achieved such a result.
These numbers are exactly why the former British international thinks the African Player of the Year deserves any praise.
“Impressive. Obviously, all the boys there have done a lot for the team-not just goals,” Milner was quoted as saying. Liverpool’s official website.
“Assists, working for the team without the ball and our way of playing and pressing, we can’t do it without a forward player to start.
“But Sadio has a high quality, scored various types of goals, and also scored very important goals.
“I am happy for him because he is such an excellent player and the honor he deserves.”
Responding to this sentiment is manager Jurgen Klopp (Jurgen Klopp), who emphasized the player’s contribution since the transfer from Southampton to a five-year contract with a transfer fee of 34 million pounds in 2016.
“He did it, he did it [contribute so much]People have obviously forgotten, but in these 100 goals, he worked very hard to defend the wing for us, press high, counterattack, create goals, create opportunities, and so on,” Klopp said. The club’s website.
“So, 100 goals is just a number, there are many other equally important numbers, but I am really happy for him, he can do it today.
“Yes, a huge achievement. In this club’s glorious history, only 18 players-if that’s right-scored 100 goals, which tells a lot.
“Current players usually don’t stay in the club for long, so I am very happy that I have been able to work with Thad for five years now, and he is just a top player.”
For now, Liverpool tops the Premier League with 13 points in the five games so far.