Georginio Wijnaldum is key to the way Liverpool play, claims Emre Can
Liverpool are on track to secure a top-four finish this season in Jurgen Klopp's first full campaign in charge.
The Reds are the highest scorers in the Premier League, with their forwards Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane and Philippe Coutinho earning all the plaudits.
However, midfielder Emre Can has claimed Georginio Wijnaldum is the unsung hero of the team who deserves a lot more recognition than he receives.
Emre Can thinks Georginio Wijnaldum is the unsung hero of Liverpool's team
"He's a very, very important player for us, because he is the link man," Can said.
"He is doing it very well. He's strong as well, a very strong guy.
"He can play, he is a very good footballer, but defensively he is working very well.
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"He has done brilliantly for us so far this season. He has played very well.
"He is not eye-catching sometimes but he is doing the dirty work for us. He is a very important player."
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Wijnaldum has made 37 appearances for Liverpool this season in all competitions, scoring five goals and providing eight assists.