‘JUST BAFFLING’: Merson shocked Liverpool could sign £160,000-a-week ace

Merson Liverpool

source- liverpoolfc.com

The former English player Paul Merson has praised Liverpool left-back Andy Robertson and has said that he is shocked how Klopp signed him.

Andy Robertson has been of the pivotal players for the Reds since the Scottish international joined the club. Robertson joined the Merseyside way back in 2017 when the German brought him to Anfield from Hull City.

Moreover, the contribution of the 28-year-old has been phenomenal in the last season. Making 29 appearances in the Premier League, Robertson scored 3 goals and registered 10 assists to his name. Apart from the domestic league, he also assisted 2 goals in the UEFA Champions League last season.

The partnership of Robertson and Trent Alexander-Arnold has helped the Merseyside club win many matches and titles over the last 3-4 seasons. Both the full-backs are displays an attacking threat at their respective flanks which gives Liverpool more options up front.

Paul Merson on Liverpool left-back Andy Robertson

The former Arsenal star Paul Merson is convinced that Andrew Robertson is one of the best five signings done by Liverpool. Moreover, the Pundit was shocked that how Jurgen Klopp managed to sign this great player for only 8 million pounds.

Robertson has been a consistent presence in the Liverpool backline and he very rarely gets rag-rolled by opponents, while he is one of the best crossers in the game. He is very direct and makes a massive impact on both ends of the pitch

Merson on Robertson

Merson believes that Robertson is a player who could have been signed by any team in the Premier League. As while playing for Hull City, all the big clubs in England had an eye over the Scotsman.

After many young signings, Andy Robertson will still be a crucial player for the Reds. The Scotland international is not only a solid defender at the back but a sprinter in the final third too.

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