Barkley: "Gilmour's performance no surprise to me"
Ross Barkley on the Aftermath of tonight's 2-0 win at home to Liverpool says Gilmour MOTM performance in midfield was no surprise to him.
"He was brilliant today but it's not a surprise to me because of the way he trains every day," Barkley told BBC Sport post-match.
"I seen him last season and he was quality in training and he's showed that with the little chances he's had this season. Today was a top performance. Long may it continue."
Barkley was also delighted with the team's performance tonight and says the win was needed
"Massive result after two disappointing results," Barkley added. "We needed a top performance at home today and it was a great team performance – clean sheet as well."