On the back of a hard-fought draw with Chelsea in midweek, Liverpool travelled to Hull City in search of their first league win of 2017 but things simply went from bad to worse.

Another loss to a bottom of the league side means that Liverpool, once in a title race, are now up against it in terms of Champions League qualification.

Despite having all of the ball, the Reds shot themselves in the foot once again.

Simon Mignolet’s error dropped the ball at Alfred N’Diaye’s feet and he couldn’t miss.

Liverpool tried and tried in the second half but couldn’t get a goal back, despite a few half chances and they were hit with a sucker punch when a long ball forward took Liverpool’s centre backs out of the game. Oumar Niasse ran on to it and finished with ease to end the game as a contest.

Here are my Liverpool player ratings from the game:

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