Liverpool have already found a clever new loophole in the ‘no strikers in wall’ ruling

The Premier League introduced a bunch of new rules heading into the 2019/20 season, including a change in the free-kick wall.

No players from the opposing team can be in the wall to distract or open a gap for their teammates to shoot through.

However, in Friday’s Premier League opener between Liverpool vs. Norwich, the home side found a way of going around that rule change.

Georginio Wijnaldum, Fabinho and Roberto Firmino formed their own wall in front of Norwich’s wall in a shrewd plan.

Liverpool’s own ‘wall’ became the talking point of the online football community. Here’s some reaction from social media: