Nobody could fail to have been impressed by his instant impact since arriving at Anfield, but Philippe Coutinho believes he ‘knows nothing’ about football yet.
Two goals, two assists and a string of impressive performances over the course of his five appearances since swapping Milan for Merseyside in January have won the acclaim of both fans and teammates alike.
Despite still being just 20 years of age, in moving to the Barclays Premier League, England became the fourth country Coutinho has plied his trade in following Brazil, Italy and Spain.
This, he feels, has been a factor in helping him acclimatize to life in Red, though he’s eager to stress his belief that he has much more to learn.
“I think it has been very positive for me as I already have some experience, even though I am young,” Coutinho told Liverpoolfc.com. ”I don’t know anything about football yet — I am still learning but playing in different countries has been important and it has helped.
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