Beale impressed with Ejaria’s development

The youngster made his competitive debut for the club as a second half substitute in the 3-0 win over Derby County on Tuesday night.


And Beale has praised the develop of the former Arsenal trainee after he made the step up from the youth ranks to Jurgen Klopp’s side.

“Ovie has developed so much since he joined the academy.” he told This Is Anfield.

“He has always been a lovely technical player but now he is much more mature in his decision making and in his application to his defensive duties.

“He is a fantastic boy to work with both for his ability and also his desire to learn and improve.

“This has enabled him to make huge developments in the last twelve months.” he said.

Ejaria will be hoping to continue his progress through the ranks in the coming months. He moved to Anfield from Arsenal after being released by the Premier League club in 2014.