Haven fall out of favor under Jorgen Klopp, Southampton coach saw the opportunity of closing down the goal drought last season. Mark Hugh signed Ings in a loan deal that would eventually become permanent next season.
Injury constrained the striker to just 25 appearances while with Liverpool but now that he has wrestled his way back to complete fitness, Ings will hope to return to the kind of form which swayed Brendan Rodgers to bring him to Anfield in 2015.
“I wanted to go somewhere I could be an important player. Be the player the whole city looks up to.” He said.
Last season golden boot holder Mohamed Salah feels that Ings could compete with him with the chance of bringing up a challenge where he proposed a bet on who would score highest this season.
Although, Salah has already scored twice so far while Ings has two to his name for the Saints but the Egyptian has agreed to rule out his first goal because Ings was absent in the weekend due to deadline day move which means the Former Liverpool player will be in front, haven scored against Everton and Crystal Palace.
However, Salah may appear to be declining but the Liverpool’s goal porcher will be considered as favorite to win