Agger, Carragher and more: Twitter reacts as Liverpool beat Man City
Daniel Agger and Jamie Carragher take to Twitter after Liverpool's emphatic 4-1 win at Man City
Liverpool returned to winning ways in the Premier League after an emphatic 4-1 win against Manchester City at The Etihad.
Eliaquim Mangala’s seventh-minute own goal set the Reds on their way before Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino edged Liverpool into a 3-0 lead after 32 minutes.
City striker Sergio Aguero did offer some hope for the Citizens before half-time with a fine finish but Martin Skrtel sealed three points with an 81st-minute volley.
Here is a selection of the best Twitter reaction from the professionals, past and present, in chronological order to Liverpool’s victory.
John Arne Riise hails the influence of Liverpool’s new manager after an impressive start at The Etihad:
The Klopp effect is on! Should have been more than 2 up! All over City at the moment
— John Arne Riise (@JARiiseOfficial) November 21, 2015
Jamie Carragher can’t believe the Reds are 3-0 up at City after a memorable 32 minutes:
What am I watching!!!!!!!!!! Absolutely brilliant from Lfc
— Jamie Carragher (@Carra23) November 21, 2015
John Aldridge pays his beloved Liverpool the ultimate compliment:
It's just like watching Brazil!!!!!what a start.long way to go though.
— John Aldridge (@Realaldo474) November 21, 2015
Stan Collymore ponders how Christian Benteke fits into Klopp’s vision:
I re-iterate, Klopp likes his starters aggressive and mobile, does CB fit into this long term? Interesting Firming gets nod. @talkSPORT
— Stan Collymore (@StanCollymore) November 21, 2015
Forget Brazil! Ex-Red Peter Crouch likens Liverpool to Barcelona:
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— Peter Crouch (@petercrouch) November 21, 2015
Injured Danny Ings celebrates Skrtel’s volley:
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— Danny Ings (@IngsDanny) November 21, 2015
Finally, ex-Liverpool vice-captain Daniel Agger can’t resist a cheeky score-line tweet:
Wow! Great win LFC. :) pic.twitter.com/Ns3xXXMYCW
— Daniel Agger (@DanielAgger) November 21, 2015