It would be fair to say that Aston Villa manager Steven Gerrard arguably rated the Spaniard's strike.
As you can see in the footage below, the former Red appeared to be chatting to his assistant about Thiago's goal before an Aston Villa training session.
When the 30-year-old found the back of the net during the aforementioned Champions League group stage fixture, we were having flashbacks to some of Gerrard's strikes for Liverpool.
The video below was provided by Twitter user @Watch_LFC.
Gerrard talking about that Thiago strike last night in training today ???? pic.twitter.com/ZrS0xAjUow
— Watch LFC (@Watch_LFC) November 25, 2021