Liverpool fans are livid with one man despite being en route to top-four finish

Liverpool needed to simply avoid defeat to Brighton on Sunday on the last day of the Premier League season to secure Champions League football next year.

The Reds went one better than that as they were seemingly coasting to victory after taking a two-goal lead heading into the half-time interval.

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With Chelsea trailing at Newcastle United, it all pointed towards seeing Jurgen Klopp’s side at Europe’s top table again next season, while they could yet of course start the tournament as holders given they face Real Madrid in this season’s final in Kiev on May 26.

However, it wasn’t all rosy for the Merseyside giants as the fans below expressed their fury with referee Kevin Friend after up to four contentious decisions where he didn’t award the home side penalties.

In fairness, they had strong arguments to make in all four instances, and yet the officials didn’t give anything. Fortunately from a Liverpool perspective though, it doesn’t appear as though the poor decisions will cost them.

Nevertheless, on a day where things are generally going to plan for them with Mohamed Salah also breaking a record with his 32nd league goal of the season, there was still a reason to complain for those below on Twitter…

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