Bordeaux 1-1 Liverpool: Emre Can made joint highest number of interceptions in midfield for Reds


Liverpool were held to a 1-1 draw against Ligue 1 side Bordeaux  in their opening Europa League Group B match.

Emre Can started for the Reds in midfield and worked hard defensively making the joint highest number of interceptions (2) but the most impressive aspect of his game against the French outfit was his passing.

The 21-year-old made 56 passes over the course of the game with an incredible accuracy rate of 94.6 percent according to Whoscored.

Swiss side FC Sion beat Rubin Kazan 2-1 in the other Group B game.

Liverpool take on Sion next in the Europa League in what will be their first European game of the season at Anfield.

Bordeaux: Carrasso, Gajic, Pablo, Pallois, Poundje, Chantome, Maurice-Belay, Khazri, Rolan, Saivet, Crivelli
Subs: Prior, Yambere, Guilbert, Traore, Poko, Kiese Thelin, Jussie

Liverpool: Mignolet, Gomez, Toure, Sakho, Moreno, Rossiter, Can, Ibe, Lallana, Coutinho, Origi
Subs: Bogdan, Firmino, Ings, Brannagan, Randall, Cleary, Chirivella

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