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"When he is on the ball, thereís lots of things to admire. Heís powerful, heís got good technique, he can wrong foot people, he can ping the ball. Where I question him, whether heíll ever be a top player, is his understanding of the game. This isnít me being an ex-Liverpool player caning a Man Utd player. I thought the same when he was a Juventus player. That is basic stuff you learn in the youth team. Heís 24 years old if heís not got it now when is he gonna get it? He hasnít taken a big game by the scruff of the neck and dominated it. He hasnít got a basic understanding of his position, I canít see that changing."