Now that the difficult 2020/21 season is behind us, we can begin to assess who did or didn’t have a great campaign for Liverpool over the last eight months.
Nobody will need it explaining that Mohamed Salah was comfortably the Reds’ top scorer, with the Egyptian breaking the 30-goal barrier for the second time since joining the club.
When it came to setting goals up for teammates, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Roberto Firmino finished joint-top of the pile with nine assists each.
But what of Sadio Mane? Few Kopites would argue that he has been at his best this season, and the player himself displayed an honesty all too rarely seen from professionals when he admitted he had been below par this term.
“If you ask me what is wrong I will struggle to give you an answer,” he said in an interview earlier this month.
“Personally, I don’t know. I have always tried to be positive, whether things are going well or badly. I question myself all the time.”