The Japanese attacker starred for Liverpool with two goals and an assist in a rampant 7-2 win over Lincoln City in the Carabao Cup. SCOTT MASON backs him to build on this performance and push for more playing time in the Premier League.
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Klopp’s men will face Arsenal in the next round after several players impressed in a thrashing of League One Lincoln. OLIVER LAWRENSON picks out the Reds’ winners and losers from the game.
DON KOPLEONE picks out the top performers from a much-changed Liverpool side that proved too much for Lincoln City.
Last season Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp was forced to play a squad of young, untested teenagers in cup games amid a packed schedule. With increased squad depth ahead of this week’s Carabao Cup tie with Lincoln City, he may not have to.