Liverpool again enliven the competition at the top of the Premier League standings and it cannot be separated from the good performance of a number of pillar players, including Mohamed Salah. Liverpool have so far played 11 matches in the Premier League stage. They had recorded an impressive start in 10 matches where they were completely untouched by defeat.Busana Muslim But unfortunately they finally fell when they met West Ham. That was the only defeat for Jurgen Klopp’s team in the 2021-22 season. However, Liverpool are still perched in the top four zone. They collected 22 points from 11 matches. These results, of course, cannot be separated from the good appearance of a number of pillar players.
Based on the WhoScored website, here are the seven highest-rated players in the Liverpool squad, with a minimum of eight appearances in the Premier League.
Captain and driving force of Liverpool’s midfield. Playing on the right side, he often collaborates with Mohamed Salah and Trent Alexander-Arnold to break down the left side of the opponent’s defense. Henderson also came down to help Trent while defending.
Henderson also doesn’t just keep the balance of his team’s game. He is also trying to contribute more. Now he has managed to score one goal and two assists for Liverpool . Henderson himself has so far played 10 times in the Premier League. He recorded 1.5 keypasses per game, 0.6 crossings per game, and 3.7 long balls per game. He also makes 1.5 tackles per game and 0.7 intercepts per game. He currently has 819 minutes of playing time and has a 7.03 rating. Had a serious injury in the 2020-21 season ago. But this season he immediately appeared again as before the injury. He is irreplaceable but is sometimes rotated to keep his body fit. Van Dijk is still good at leading his team’s back line. And in one-on-one duels, he is very hard to beat. Van Dijk is also tough in aerial duels too, averaging 3.2 headers per game, only losing to Joel Matip. He made one intercept per game, 3.3 clearance per game and 0.7 blocks per game. He has also recorded one assist so far. Now Van Dijk has recorded 990 minutes of playing time and has a 7.05 rating. Joel Matip seems to have been confirmed as a permanent partner of Virgil van Dijk. If his playing time is limited, it is to protect him from getting injured like last season. Matip became a strong fortress for Liverpool. He is very strong in aerial duels, averaging 3.9 headers per game. This is the highest number of all the other Reds players. Matip also averaged 1.4 intercepts per game and 2.6 sweeps per game. The Cameroonian defender also carves out 0.6 shot blocks per game. So far, Matip has recorded 720 minutes of playtime and a 7.14 rating. This is his second season with Liverpool. Diogo Jota is getting more and more attuned to his colleagues and makes Jurgen Klopp more flexible to rotate players in the attack line. Jota himself has so far managed to pack four goals with Liverpool in the EPL. He became the third top scorer in the Reds squad, along with Roberto Firmino. He also added one assist. Collection of goals and assists he recorded from 10 appearances. So far, Jota has recorded 683 minutes of playing time and has received a rating of 7.17. Sadio Mane had been lackluster in the previous two seasons. However, after getting a long break, he seems to have been able to return to his best form with Liverpool. Mane has so far managed to score six goals in the Premier League. He is the second top scorer in the current Liverpool squad. He managed to record that achievement from 11 matches. Mane also got the Man of the Match award once. So far, he has played 914 minutes and earned a rating of 7.24. Last season, his performance seemed to be declining, especially when he was injured. But now Trent Alexander-Arnold is back to his best for Liverpool.Trent threatens with his passes from the right flank. So far he has collected four assists. He also added one goal. All he produced in just nine games. In addition, Trent also became Man of the Match three times. So far, Trent has played 784 minutes and has a 7.70 rating. Mohamed Salah has continued his consistent form with Liverpool since he joined from AS Roma in 2017. In fact he now seems even more grumpy. Salah had recorded a record of scoring nine goals in a row. He was flooded with praise and called the best player in the world today. Salah himself has now packed 10 goals in the Premier League. He also added seven assists. All he recorded in just 11 matches. As a bonus, Salah also managed to collect four Man of the Match awards. Currently Mohamed Salah has recorded 990 minutes of play and earned a rating of 8.18.