Liverpool fans react to Philippe Coutinho display for Barcelona

(L-R) Jasper Cillessen of FC Barcelona, Jordi Alba of FC Barcelona, Sergio Busquets of FC Barcelona, Gerard Pique of FC Barcelona, Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona, Philippe Coutinho of FC...

Philippe Coutinho left Liverpool for Barcelona in January 2018.

Philippe Coutinho of FC Barcelona looks dejected after the Spanish Copa del Rey match between Barcelona and Valencia at Estadio Benito Villamarin on May 25, 2019 in Seville.

Liverpool fans have given his take on Barcelona attacking midfielder Philippe Coutinho on Twitter following his performance in the Copa del Rey final against Valencia at the weekend.

Barcelona took on La Liga rivals Valencia in the final of Copa del Rey at Estadio Benito Villamarin in Sevilla.

Coutinho started the match and played for the entire 90 minutes, as the Blaugrana lost 2-1.

The Brazil international, who can also operate as a winger, struggled to make an impact, and lacked creativity and imagination.

 

The former Inter Milan man has really struggled at Barcelona since he moved to the Spanish giants from Liverpool in January 2018 for an initial transfer fee reported by BBC Sport to be worth £105 million.

Coutinho, who was a real star at Liverpool and was hugely popular among the Anfield faithful, made 16 starts and two substitute appearances in La Liga for Barca during the second half of last season, scoring eight goals and providing five assists in the process, according to WhoScored.

The Brazilian made 22 starts and 12 substitute appearances in La Liga for Barca this campaign, scoring five goals and providing two assists in the process, according to WhoScored.

Coutinho is struggling to play at his best for Barcelona, and Liverpool fans have given their take on his situation at Camp Nou on Twitter.

Below are some of the best comments:

Daniel Parejo of FC Valencia and Philippe Coutinho of FC Barcelona battle for the ball during the Spanish Copa del Rey match between Barcelona and Valencia at Estadio Benito Villamarin on...

(L-R) Philippe Coutinho of FC Barcelona, Daniel Parejo of Valencia CF during the Spanish Copa del Rey  match between FC Barcelona v Valencia at the Benito Villamarin Stadium on May 25,...

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