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John Barnes: Liverpool need better attacking players

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The Anfield favourite has somewhat defied the current consensus by quashing the ability of Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino to maintain their goal-scoring form.Barnes insists the Reds must further strengthen their attacking ranks if they wish to continue progressing under Jurgen Klopp.“They need better all-round players,” Barnes said, as reported by the Liverpool Echo. “The front-three are great, but I don’t feel that they are necessarily going to continue to do this for the next two or three years.”Salah is not a centre forward, I don’t think he is a player who can score goals consistently over a period of time. We don’t have players like that.”“We have players like Salah and Mane and, although Mane scored a hat-trick against Porto, they are not out-and-out goalscorers.”
Barnes did, however, allude to an interesting transition for Firmino into a deeper playmaking role given his already-natural tendency to drift across the front line.“So, as funny as it may seem, I think t…
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