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The media praised Liverpool’s professionalism and numerous individual performances after the Reds cruised to a 3-0 win over Bournemouth.

The Reds cruised to victory against Eddie Howe’s side to take another step towards securing a second successive top-four finish.

Liverpool’s lethal trio did the damage, as Sadio Mane opened the scoring early on before a superb Mohamed Salah header and clever Roberto Firmino finish secured the three points.

It was a fantastic performance and result for the Reds, and Jurgen Klopp will be particularly delighted to have seen his side produce such a complete display after a huge effort at Man City.

Here’s how the media assessed a welcome routine win at Anfield.

Reporters were very impressed with the professional manner of the performance

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, April 14, 2018: Liverpool's Sadio Mane celebrates scoring the first goal with team-mates Virgil van Dijk, Dejan Lovren and Roberto Firmino during the FA Premier League match between Liverpool FC and AFC Bournemouth at Anfield. (Pic by Laura Malkin/Propaganda)

The Liverpool Echo’s Ian Doyle was among those to praise the Reds’ professionalism, while also commending Klopp’s side for avoiding complacency after the exhausting midweek efforts:

Liverpool deserve credit for this professional performance against an obdurate Bournemouth who, for the most part, defended well but, a late flurry apart, were negated going forward.

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Complacency was never an issue here.

Our man Karl Matchett was impressed by the Reds’ mentality in attacking the game in the same hungry manner as recent big matches:

It could have been slow, difficult to get up for, for fans and players alike—but Jurgen Klopp had his team prepared and…



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