Ibe, Gerrard and more: Liverpool stars react to late Stoke win
Liverpool star Jordon Ibe and Emre Can take to social media after the Reds beat Stoke City 1-0
Jordon Ibe hailed Philippe Coutinho’s winner as unstoppable after Liverpool edged to a late 1-0 victory over Stoke City at The Britannia.
The Brazilian playmaker scored a brilliant long-range strike with four minutes remaining of Sunday’s late kick-off to steal three points for the away side.
And England Under-21 international Ibe posted the above snap of the youngster congratulating Coutinho on his winning strike against the Potters.
Ibe wrote: “Unstoppable.. @phil.coutinho #LFC”
Germany Under-21 midfielder Emre Can came on in the second half to replace England international Adam Lallana at Britannia Stadium.
And Can posted the following message on the photo-sharing app after the win: “Good win today. Keep it up and congratulation to the magician @phil.coutinho to the great goal #ynwa #liverpool”
Liverpool defender Joe Gomez impressed alongside Nathaniel Clyne, Martin Skrtel and Dejan Lovren in the back four on his Premier League debut.
And the youngster, who was signed in a £5m deal from Charlton Athletic this summer, took to Twitter following his first appearance for Liverpool.
Quality result and clean sheet away at Stoke, great experience for me making my debut… Great support from travelling fans as well #lfc
— Joe Gomez (@J_Gomez97) August 9, 2015
Spain defender Alberto Moreno, who lost out on a place to Gomez in the line-up, hailed Coutinho on Twitter.
— Alberto Moreno Perez (@lfc18alberto) August 9, 2015
And finally, Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard was keeping close tabs on his former team-mates.
Gerrard wrote: “3 pts for the Reds now it’s time to get ready for Galaxy v Seattle #MLS”