2018 has been quite a year for Liverpool.
There’s been a top-four finish, a Champions League final and an ascent to the top of the Premier League, giving genuine hope to a long-suffering fan base of a first league title in almost three decades.
But above all there have been real, tangible progress.
Through a mixture of sound recruitment and expert coaching, the Reds are the strongest they have been for quite some time, with several key players among a talent-rich squad.
In the above video, we count down Liverpool’s five top performers of 2018.
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