Thiago Alcantara enjoyed an eye-catching debut for Liverpool on Sunday as he played 45 minutes of the 2-0 win at Chelsea.
Fresh from sealing his long-term deal with the Reds two days earlier, the Spain midfielder was sent on for Jordan Henderson at the halfway point of the Premier League clash.
Thiago took 88 touches and completed 75 passes during his time on the pitch – the latter identified as a record by Opta since their data collection began.
75 - Half-time substitute Thiago completed more passes (75) than any Chelsea player managed in the entire match. Si… https://t.co/QanYOHVbND— OptaJoe (OptaJoe) 20th Sep 17:25
See every touch by Liverpool’s new No.6 at Stamford Bridge in the LFCTV GO compilation above.
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