Liverpool news: Thiago breaks Premier League record in 45 minute debut

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Thiago, 29, completed his €30-million transfer from Bayern Munich to the Premier League champions on Friday and was afforded his debut by manager Jurgen Klopp in the second half of their 2-0 victory over Chelsea.

The Spain international didn't look out of place at Stamford Bridge when he replaced captain Jordan Henderson as he controlled proceedings with a midfield masterclass as Sadio Mane's brace secured three points.

4. Gareth Bale - £325,000 per week
4. Gareth Bale - £325,000 per week
10. Sergio Aguero - £250,000 per week
10. Sergio Aguero - £250,000 per week
9. Anthony Martial -  £250,000 per week
9. Anthony Martial - £250,000 per week
8. Paul Pogba - £290,000 per week
8. Paul Pogba - £290,000 per week
7. Raheem Sterling - £300,000 per week
7. Raheem Sterling - £300,000 per week
6. Kai Havertz - £310,000 per week
6. Kai Havertz - £310,000 per week
5. Kevin de Bruyne - £320,000 per week
5. Kevin de Bruyne - £320,000 per week
3. Mesut Ozil - £350,000 per week
3. Mesut Ozil - £350,000 per week
2. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang - £350,000 per week
2. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang - £350,000 per week
1. David de Gea - £375,000 per week
1. David de Gea - £375,000 per week

According to Opta statistics, Thiago completed 75 passes, more than any Chelsea player throughout the entire game, which ranked as the most passes completed in one half of football in Premier League history.

Thiago has won 28 major titles in his career which includes 11 league winners medals for Bayern and FC Barcelona respectively.