Super Eagles striker, Taiwo Awoniyi could not save Nottingham Forest from defeat as Liverpool won 3-0 at Anfield in Sunday’s Premier League game.
The Nigerian international, who was making his eight appearance, has scored three goals and bagged two assists this ongoing league season.
His Nigerian compatriot, Ola Aina, who was making a return from injury, has made seven appearance this season.
Quickfire goals from Diogo Jota and Darwin Nunez before the break and Mohamed Salah’s second-half effort helped Jurgen Klopp’s side maintain their 100 per cent home record in the Premier League this season.
The Reds showed their support to Luis Diaz during the game. Jota held aloft Diaz’s number seven shirt after scoring, with the Colombian not featuring in Liverpool’s squad following reports his parents had been kidnapped in his homeland.
Jurgen Klopp’s side are three points behind leaders Tottenham, while Forest, who failed to seriously test Liverpool keeper Alisson, are 16th, five points above the relegation zone after a fourth defeat in six away games this season.
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