Liverpool fans vent fury after Spurs' Dele Alli scores wonder goal
Published 03/01/2016 | 19:37
Dele Alli scored a truly incredible goal during Tottenham's Premier League meeting with Everton.
The young England international ran on to the end of a long forward pass from the back and in one move brought the ball down on his chest and volleyed the ball under Tim Howard.
Twitter went wild with praise for the youngster, although just as many Liverpool fans took to the social media site to vent their frustration. Why? Because it's believed that Liverpool had the chance to sign Alli before he ultimately joined Spurs instead.
The former MK Dons player was keen on a switch to Anfield, having been a Reds fan all his life. But instead then manager Brendan Rodgers and the Liverpool transfer committee focused their attention elsewhere and Alli went to Tottenham for just £5m.
His goal against Everton and his performances in general this season have only highlighted what Liverpool missed out on.
Below are the reactions from some rather angry Liverpool fans and praise for Alli...
Rejects Dele Alli for £5 million Spends £45 million on Lallana and Markovic Liverpool FC— Indigo (@IndigoLFC) January 3, 2016
Delle Alli: A Liverpool Fan Former Manager was A red Idolize Gerrard!! We had the chance to sign him too!! But we signed Milner— Faaiq (@KloppWay) January 3, 2016
To think Liverpool thought Deli Alli wasn't good enough but Lucas Leiva and Joe Allen fit the bill— Ryan ® (@Ryan_Cook_) January 3, 2016
Would you give Milner, Lallana and Allen for Alli? I would. The huge Liverpool fan Alli who we decided wasn't worth a go.— Lasse Myrhol (@myrlas) January 3, 2016
Dele Alli is so good, bargain for what Spurs brought him for, exactly what Liverpool needed but we missed out on him, english talent aswell.— Shazad Khan (@shazadkhan95) January 3, 2016
Dele Alli utter class! Well done Tottenham for buying an English star for £5m.— Lynsey Hipgrave (@lynseyhipgrave1) January 3, 2016
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