Liverpool fans slate Martin Skrtel following Southampton calamity
Published 20/03/2016 | 16:54
Liverpool fans didn't hold back in their stinging criticism of Martin Skrtel on Sunday following their 3-2 defeat away at Southampton.
The Reds had been 2-0 to the good but were pegged back in the second half, with the winning goal coming from a ghastly mix-up in the Liverpool backline.
Goalkeeper Mignolet couldn't clear the ball properly, before Skrtel steamed in, upended teammate Joe Allen and looked on as Southampton exploited the space he had left to steal the win through Sadio Mané.
To say Liverpool fans gave the Slovakian centre-back both barrels feels like an understatement.
Skrtel after conceded 3 goals pic.twitter.com/DyhpPQBMEQ— Fabrizio Aranda (@FabrizioarandaP) March 20, 2016
Also Martin Skrtel should be jettisoned to the moon— Ü (@ThoseScouseLads) March 20, 2016
The club should reimburse all fans for their tickets and travel costs after that, possibly using Skrtel's weekly wages.— RedRegista (@RedRegista) March 20, 2016
Hope that's the last of Skrtel in a Liverpool shirt. God awful defender.— Liverpool FC News (@LFCTransferNRS) March 20, 2016
Skrtel's brain when he sees the opposition attack pic.twitter.com/ax9qDBbq20— MB (@MrBoywunder) March 20, 2016
Liverpool conceded as many goals in 45 mins with Skrtel today as they had done in previous 795 minutes without him pic.twitter.com/Al8DwV80c9— BBC 5 live Sport (@5liveSport) March 20, 2016
Benteke is the reason we didn't win by more. Skrtel is the reason we lost. You can not possible blame losing on Benteke.— The Anfield Chat (@TheAnfieldChat) March 20, 2016
Martin Skrtel attempting to defend... https://t.co/J3ZUf5Diao— The_Lil_Magician (@Lil_Magician10) March 20, 2016