Video: ‘Brilliant’ new Liverpool star impresses team-mate

first_imgLiverpool have spent plenty this summer but one player who is already catching the eye is Lazar Markovic.The Serbian speedster joined the Reds from Benfica in a £20million deal after starring in Portugal last season.And he’s already made team-mate Jordan Henderson sit up and take notice with his display on the left wing for Brendan Rodgers’ side against Olympiakos in a friendly.Henderson told Liverpool’s official website: “I thought he was brilliant. It’s his first game and he gelled really well. He kept getting the ball, taking players on; he looked really lively so I think he’ll be delighted with his game.“He’s very creative; he’s great with the ball, playing one-twos and [making] runs in behind all the time so he’s a great threat for us going forward, especially on the counter-attack. He’s a great signing and a great plus for us.”And you can see Markovic’s performance above…last_img