Liverpool fans here in the Tavern are praying for no more mistakes in the goalkeeping department, as they’ve now managed a two-game winning streak.
It doesn’t take a genius to work out that Liverpool fans have been less than impressed with their goalkeeping performances this season, as errors and mistakes continue to hamper any progress being made by the Reds. This has huge implications on the future of Simon Mignolet, as it now seemingly leaves him facing an inevitable exit in the summer.
But, in the midst of all the controversy surrounding the mistakes made by Jurgen Klopp’s side, it’s been his decision to promote fellow countryman Loris Karius to the club’s No.1 goalkeeper that’s brought about success. Indeed, the German has been a breath of fresh air in the Liverpool ranks thus far, as he’s relishing the opportunity to make a name for himself in front of the Kop.
And, it looks as if all the backbreaking work that’s been put in by the 24-year-old is set to pay off, as according to reports in the Telegraph, Liverpool are now exploring the option of sticking with Loris Karius this summer. This, after reports had previously suggested that the Reds were very much eyeing up a possible £70 million move for Roma Keeper Alisson as their main goalkeeper.
Nevertheless, with the Klopp looking to his fellow countryman as the Kop’s guardian for the foreseeable future, here’s a look TWO reasons as to why this could be their smartest transfer decision in years…