Liverpool star Takumi Minamino struck early on for the Reds away at Norwich City on Tuesday night.
The Japanese forward was handed a start in the EFL Cup in a heavily rotated squad and made an impression early on.
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A Liverpool corner was whipped in which found the head of Divock Origi, who played the ball into a dangerous area.
With pure striker’s instinct, Minamino swivelled on the spot where he was stood and slotted home through the Norwich goalkeeper’s legs.
Footage via ESPN / Sky Sports.
GOAL! Norwich 0-1 Liverpool (Minamino, 4)
The ball falls to Minamino in the box and he strikes under the goalkeeper from five yards out to put Liverpool in front!
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TAKI MINAMINO! Norwich 0-1 LFC pic.twitter.com/pnNN4Wqx0I
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Minamino puts us ahead early
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