Roberto Firmino has been a key attacking force for Liverpool since his arrival in June 2015. He was praised for his ability to link up well.
However, this season, he hasn’t 메이저사이트 performed as well as in previous years due to an aging curve and has been criticized for performing below expectations.
Firmino’s contract expires at the end of the season and there were talks of a contract extension, but in the end, he is leaving Liverpool. He recently announced his departure in an official statement.
“Unfortunately, the time has come for me to leave Liverpool,” Firmino said in a statement.
Firmino’s departure came as a shock to Fabinho. “I was asking him when he was going to sign a new contract,” he told Sky Sports in the UK.
“I didn’t expect Firmino to leave Liverpool. But he had to make that decision. I saw that he was not happy with his injuries,” he added.
“Firmino is young. He can still play his best football,” he added, wishing him well for the future.