“He has never been seen as ‘the’ goalscorer. That is the responsibility of the other two, but he is there to chip in. When they are not scoring, he has to be a bigger goal threat.”
However, Arsenal legend Wenger seems to disagree, as he explained to beIN Sports that the Brazilian is the integral clog in the Liverpool machine.
Wenger sang the praises of Firmino for his ability to make Salah and Mane more prolific, and doesn’t have to be judged on his goals.
The iconic coach even compared him to former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez, who was also talented when it came to bringing others into the game.