It took only 48 hours in England for Luis Díaz to debut in the jersey Liverpool.
This Sunday, the Colombian striker played his first minutes in the ‘red’ jersey and the balance is more than positive.
An assist, a new hug with his coach and the support of his teammates realized what Díaz can do in English football. Added to that wave of joy was the reaction of the English press, which spared no praise for ‘Lucho’.
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In ‘The Mirror ‘, one of the most widely read newspapers on British soil, the greatest attention was drawn to the strong blow received by the peasant in his debut.
“Something positive for Klopp would have been seeing Díaz without hesitation in falling deep to show his team-mates as they were looking to take the sting out of any idea Cardiff had of mounting a comeback”.
Then there was concern for Diaz after he lay on the pitch in agony after having suffered a heavy fall after attempting a header.
Even Klopp looked on with a worried expression on his face, though any fear was soon dispelled as Diaz got to his feet and walked off the field.
The cleats of Cardiff’s Aden Flint had landed on Diaz’s knee while he was on the ground. Welcome to English football.