Liverpool fans react to Emre Can's 'imperious' performance in win over Villareal

Emre Can was one of the stars of the show during Liverpool’s 3-0 victory over Villarreal in the Europa League yesterday evening.

The Germany international was a surprise inclusion in Jurgen Klopp’s starting line-up. Can was deployed in a defensive midfield role and played a major part in his sides first goal.

We took to social media following the game to see how Can’s performance went down with Liverpool fans. It’s safe to say the 22-year-old’s return was greeted with a warm reception.

Can received a rating of 8.3 for his performance from WhoScored. The Germany international made the most interceptions (4) and the most tackles (4) in the game. Can also maintained a passing accuracy of 86% and took one shot on target.

Liverpool have secured their place in the final where they will take on last season’s champions Sevilla. Can has three assists and two goals in 47 appearances for Liverpool this season.

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