However, the Reds could have easily won the match in the dying moments.
"That sums up Liverpool's night!"
Takumi Minamino is faced with an open goal and but can only fire the ball into the back of The Kop! pic.twitter.com/VlbppxbYdM
— Sky Sports Football (@SkyFootball) January 13, 2022
Anfield Watch Verdict
We are confident that Minamino will be able to recover from his missed opportunity against Arsenal.
Footage of the Japan international highlights that he does possess quality. Form is temporary and class is permanent.
The second leg of the League Cup semi-final will take place at the Emirates Stadium next Thursday evening.