Liverpool laughed in the struggle of the two teams sharing the top two places in the English Premier League. The last champion beat opponent, who entered the week as the leader, 2-1 with Firmino’s goal in the 90th minute and set to the top.
Liverpool started the game quickly and effectively. Performing dangerous attacks, Liverpool went ahead 1-0 with the goal of Muhammed Salah in the 26th minute. He made 2 to 1 with Jones-Firmino, leaving the ball slightly behind the penalty mark. The ball bouncing off the defense in Salah’s kick left Lloris helpless and brought him to the net.
In the 33rd minute, Tottenham’s tied score came. In his sudden Tottenham attack, Lo Celso moved the ball into the midfield and threw it behind the defense. Son, who controlled the leather roundness under the offside discussions, sent the ball to the net with a stylish move: 1-1.
When the first half ends 1-1; Tottenham started the second half more effectively. Tottenhham, who carried out dangerous attacks in the Liverpool castle, could not find the goal he was looking for.
Liverpool was the party that put its weight in the game after 65. In the 73rd minute, Mane carried the ball left by Salah into the left of the penalty area and hit it hard from the cross. Touching the tip of the goalkeeper Lloris’s fingers, the leather went from the round upper pole to the corner.
Harry Kane, who met with the ball in the left of the penalty area at 79, hit hard from the cross. The ball was auta from the right post.
Firmino had the last word in the match. In the right-wing corner kick, Firmino rose very well over the six-pass front line and hit the head and brought the ball to the net. This goal was also the score for his match, and Liverpool won the field 2-1.
Liverpool scored 28 after this result and rose to the lead. Tottenham, who entered the week as the leader with an average, remained at 25 points and fell to the 2nd place.
Fulham and Brighton drew 0-0, West Ham United and Crystal Palace drew 1-1 in the other two matches that started at the same time as the hard match.