The Swiss ahead faces loads of competitors for the “finest” tag at Anfield and is reluctant to put himself on the high of that checklist
Xherdan Shaqiri has provided a humble response to claims that he boasts one of the best left foot at Liverpool, with the Swiss ahead reluctant to put himself above Mohamed Salah.
There may be wholesome competitors at Anfield for who has one of the best left foot, with Andy Robertson one other confirmed performer.
The Scottish full-back has prompt Shaqiri takes the honours, with the 29-year-old showcasing his potential over a number of seasons.
What has been mentioned?
Shaqiri isn’t about to crown himself although, telling Sky Sports activities when quizzed on whether or not he boasts a extra magical left boot than Salah: “My left foot isn’t unhealthy, to be sincere.
“I confirmed that in coaching a bit with my free-kicks or after I put one within the nook. Possibly that’s the reason they are saying that I’m one of the best, however we’ve a number of good left-footed gamers so I don’t prefer to say that I’m one of the best.”
How has Shaqiri fared at Liverpool?
The Reds moved to snap up the previous Bayern Munich and Inter star after seeing him undergo relegation from the Premier League with Stoke in 2018.
He was all the time going to be a squad choice at Anfield, with Sadio Mane, Salah and Roberto Firmino nailing down attacking posts.
In midfield, Jordan Henderson, Fabinho and Georginio Wijnaldum have continued to star, whereas Thiago Alcantara has now been added.
Shaqiri has been unable to nail down an everyday function in consequence, with 59 appearances in one of the best a part of three seasons. Throughout these outings, eight objectives and 9 assists have been contributed.
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Shaqiri might be hoping for extra minutes on Monday when reigning champions Liverpool meet Wolves at Molineux.
Wanting additional forward, the Switzerland worldwide is tied to a contract via to 2023 and has some massive choices to make on his future.
A transfer away from Merseyside was mooted final summer time, solely to see one other deadline go with no deal carried out, and it could be that additional curiosity surfaces within the subsequent window.