Coutinho used to be the famous person of the display as Liverpool beat Leicester three-2 on the King Power Stadium remaining night time, putting in place Mohamed Salah’s opener and bagging a shocking loose-kick from 20 yards out.
It used to be his first function for the Reds after he passed in a switch request in the summertime to drive via a move to Barcelona.
And Wijnaldum used to be delighted for the Brazilian playmaker following a “tough couple of weeks”.
He mentioned: “He used to be in point of fact just right. I had a sense he would ranking and he’s in just right form.
“It’s been in point of fact tough for him the remaining couple of weeks however he did nice.”
Liverpool returned to Anfield with all 3 issues, however it will’ve been a unique end result had Leicester striker Jamie Vardy scored his penalty to make it three-three.
Wijnaldum added: “We confirmed numerous persona.
“After the function they scored [to make it 3-2] it gave them a little bit little bit of self assurance.
“It additionally took a little bit little bit of self assurance off us as it used to be in point of fact tough and so they saved pushing, and we had to shield with all that we’ve were given.
“I feel we’ve got performed higher video games than we did nowadays, however we’ve got received the sport, which is an important factor.
“We fought till the tip to win the 3 issues and I feel it is a in point of fact just right win as it’s now not simple to win at Leicester.”