Michael Owen singles out player as Liverpool humbles Man United
Following Thiago Alcantara's "masterclass" display against Manchester United, former Real Madrid striker Michael Owen has singled out the Spaniard for special appreciation.
Thiago was outstanding in Liverpool's 4-0 triumph over Manchester United at Anfield on Tuesday night.
Jurgen Klopp's side defeated Manchester United thanks to a brace from Mohamed Salah and goals from Luis Diaz and Sadio Mane.
With 76 points after 32 games, Liverpool has risen to the top of the Premier League table.
On the other hand, Thiago drew a lot of attention on social media after dominating the midfield for Liverpool against Manchester United.
The midfielder received a standing ovation from the Anfield crowd when he was substituted for James Milner towards the end of the 90 minutes.
And Owen, a former Liverpool and Manchester United attacker, tweeted his admiration for Thiago.
He wrote on Twitter: “@Thiago6 masterclass." phenomenal performance. ”
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