Rodgers Pin Praise for Jordon Ibe
Liverpool – Brendan Rodgers called his team played outstanding in the Merseyside derby last night. Beyond that, he pinned a little praise for Jordon Ibe.
Who Jordon Ibe? The 19-year-old boy original plays as a winger. However, in the 3-4-3 scheme belongs to Rodgers, Ibe also played as a striker fits right or left wing.
Site WhoScored call has the ability to pass the ball qualified and good at dribbling. Naturally, if then Rodgers set it up as a starter in the game against Everton on Saturday (7/2) night.
It is the first time Ibe play as a starter in the Merseyside derby. Earlier, in the 2012/2013 season, he has been a starter when Liverpool face Queens Park Rangers and providing assists for goals Philippe Coutinho.
This season, Ibe on loan to Derby County. Together with the Rams, Ibe carve five goals and one assist in 20 games in the Championship. Of the 20 appearances it, Ibe appeared 13 times as a starter.
Seeing the brilliant record, Rodgers was calling him back in the mid-season. See Ibe performance overnight, which eventually was named the man of the match, Rodgers was satisfied.
“Jordon Ibe is a talented player. I was debating whether to keep it or not. But, I felt it was important for him to play and get a little bit of pressure,” Rodgers said as quoted by the Mirror.
“He played well with Steve McClaren at Derby and I knew he was ready to play for this team.”
“With any luck, he could have scored tonight,” said Rodgers.
Ibe at least have a good chance. Puncture of the right side, he fired a curling kick from outside the penalty box. Unfortunately for him, his shot hit the goalposts Everton.
The match itself is ending without a goal, 0-0.