It might be affording Jack Grealish too much credit to suggest he preempted the criticism. He is almost certainly past the stage of caring when it comes from anyone other than his coaches or teammates. But it was the continued use of one particular word that stood out when explaining his decision to commit his future to Aston Villa.
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The Spanish midfielder’s passing ability could be crucial for Liverpool in Sunday’s Anfield clash with Man Utd.