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Gary Neville names Roberto Firmino over Sergio Aguero as the Premier League’s best centre-forward

Roberto Firmino
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Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino is the best centre-forward in the Premier League, in response to Manchester United legend Gary Neville.

The Reds picked up an enormous 3-1 win over Manchester City on Sunday at Anfield, stretching their lead at the high of the desk to eight factors.

Fabinho, Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah bought on the rating sheet, but it surely was Firmino who Neville singled out for reward after one other improbable efficiency from the Brazilian.

The 28-year-old’s work-rate and link-up play was improbable, as typical, and Neville believes he is a greater centre-forward than , who once more failed to attain at Anfield.

‘Liverpool’s entrance three are magical, they’re a pleasure to observe,’ Neville informed Sky Sports.

‘I think he’s the best centre ahead in the league, Firmino. If you mentioned to me you possibly can have one centre-forward to have in your crew, it will be him.’

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Firmino has not been prolific this season, with three objectives in 18 appearances throughout all competitions, scoring 69 in 210 in complete for the Reds.

Aguero’s struggles at Anfield proceed, with the Argentinian now going 11 video games – 782 minutes – with out scoring away to Liverpool.

The 31-year-old had a variety of possibilities throughout the defeat on Sunday afternoon however couldn’t break his duck away to the European champions.

However, his file in England is way superior to Firmino, having netted 244 occasions in 352 matches.

City are left 9 factors behind Liverpool after struggling their third defeat of the season and at the moment are sitting fourth in the going into the subsequent worldwide break.

Both league leaders and defending champions return to motion on 23 November with the Reds touring to Crystal Palace and Manchester City internet hosting Chelsea.

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