The forward has been impressing for the club once again.
The Tottenham defender has labelled the Chelsea attacker as one of the Premier League’s best.
The striker has barely featured for Liverpool this season after picking up another injury.
Jose Mourinho's side have struggled so far this season, sitting 15th in the Premier League table.
Tottenham Hotspur will play Chelsea, while Norwich City will take on Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday.
The Newcastle legend says the Sunderland boss told him what was needed to stop Crystal Palace.
The former Leeds striker took to social media after United's loss to Queens Park Rangers on Saturday afternoon.
The pundits have gone for a similar outcome ahead of Tottenham's Premier League clash with the Blues on Sunday afternoon.
The Southampton icon was delighted with the striker after he netted against Manchester City.
Steve McClaren's side were beaten 5-1 by Palace on Saturday.
Manchester City arrive at White Hart Lane on Sunday to face what should be a Tottenham Hotspur side full of confidence.
The midfield battle between two key players could be key in deciding the outcome of this game.
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