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Liverpool boss Klopp declares Milner, Bajcetic ‘exceptional’ for FA Cup win

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp picked out James Milner and Stefan Bajcetic as their top performers for the FA Cup win at Wolves last night.

Harvey Elliott struck the only goal of the night for the Reds.

Klopp said of Bajcetic: “Good, good for him. Good player, very smart in his movements. Especially the younger you are, the more important it is that you have a good start in the game. He had a few situations where I am not sure he saw there was space or he just hoped there was space when he turned – and there was actually space. He did really well, but what helps really is that he wins these challenges.

“The last few steps before he has to block the ball, that’s really good. Having then Thiago next to him is, I think, pretty helpful – Thiago is talking a lot on the pitch – and Naby was really there tonight, which is obviously very helpful.”

On Milner, the manager also said: “Top. I think the oldest and the youngest were really exceptional. How I said, it’s then really important in a game like this that you don’t get carried away, because the boys did well. Yes, we dropped a bit deeper, I didn’t like that too much, Wolves came up a little bit.

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