The 21-year-old started at right-back for the second time in a row as Brendan Rodgers switched to a 4-3-3 formation. Can started at right-back alongside Martin Skrtel, Dejan Lovren and Johnson in defence.
The Reds took a lead during the first half when Rickie Lambert setup Philippe Coutinho with the opening goal.
Leroy Fer equalised for QPR on 73 minutes but Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard rescued the day with the winning goal.
Can received a rating of 7.59 for his performance at right-back. The 21-year-old made 8 tackles, 2 interceptions and 2 clearances.
Following the final whistle we took to Twitter to see how Can’s latest performance went down on social media. Read a selection of what we found below:
Liverpool sit in 5th place with 61 points in 35 games. The Reds take on Chelsea next weekend.