top of page

Alisson Hails Liverpool's Unyielding Unity in Thrilling Comeback Win Against Newcastle

Alisson addressed transfer speculations, emphasising unity after Liverpool's triumph at Newcastle.

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson spoke candidly of the Reds' unity following their dramatic 2-1 comeback triumph against Newcastle at St James' Park. The match saw Darwin Nunez emerge as the hero, scoring two late goals to overturn Anthony Gordon's first-half opener.

Alisson's perspective on Liverpool's resilience was crystal clear while speaking to Sky Sports on Sunday: "You cannot underestimate Liverpool, even in a game like that. When we played them last season they had a man sent off and it was still very hard to play against 10 men."

He highlighted the team's ability to function cohesively on the pitch, stressing how unity allowed them to control the tempo and shape of the game. The Brazilian goalkeeper expressed unshakable faith in their ability to create opportunities, stating: "We always believed we were going to have chances. We always believed that we were capable of doing something here tonight and we did. A game for history, one of a kind."

Reflecting on his personal record number of saves during the match, Alisson's humility shone through: "It was that many really? I am here for these moments, this is part of football and my job. I am there for the team and they are there to help me prevent the opponent from having chances."

The Brazillian emphasised the role of passion and determination in the team's victory, referencing their previous performance against Bournemouth where they demonstrated their prowess even with 10 men. Alisson called for consistency and focus moving forward, urging the team to maintain a high level of play with a full squad.

Addressing the recent transfer window discussions, Alisson took a firm stance: "There has been so much talk around our team and how we are not happy with the transfer window, please do not put words in our mouths. We are happy, we are together and showed it today." His words underscored the team's unity and commitment to their collective goal.

Liverpool's exhilarating comeback win against Newcastle not only showcased their unwavering determination but also provided insight into the team's strong camaraderie, while Alisson's remarks resonate with fans and fellow players alike, reinforcing the squad's resilience and dedication on and off the field.

Follow Think Football Ideas across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.



bottom of page