Aside from Jose Mourinho, the other Premier League manager who is really feeling the strain at the moment is Brendan Rodgers who has witnessed his Liverpool side ship six goals in just their last two fixtures against West Ham United and Manchester United.
With Reds fans getting that sinking feeling again after coming so close to scooping the title back in 2013/14, the performances have been deemed unacceptable in quarters with one Liverpool fan having even set up a petition fund to get Rodgers sacked this week.
Today, former Reds director of football strategy Damien Comolli has come out and claimed the club’s shaky start is down to Rodgers making too many expensive panic signings in the transfer window but in all fairness, people in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones when it comes to the Frenchman and his previous involvement.
One thing is for sure, Liverpool need to find a way of winning again and fast in order to not only convince rival fans but also themselves that they’re up for the fight to battle with the likes of Manchester City for the title and not the likes of Tottenham for fourth place instead.
With many of Liverpool’s signings from last season turning out to be a complete and utter waste of money with a number of passengers in the Reds’ squad, we’re keeping this theme in mind while devising a list of the five most overrated players in Liverpool’s squad at the moment.
Click on the image below to reveal the 5 most overrated Liverpool players in the current squad.