Premier League leaders, Liverpool, opened up a 22-point hole on the high of the desk with second-half objectives from Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jordan Henderson and a Mohamed Salah brace giving them a 4-Zero residence win over Southampton yesterday, studies Reuters.
It was Liverpool’s 20th successive residence win relationship again to the final season, matching Manchester Metropolis’s document set between March 2011 and March 2012. It left them miles away from second-placed champions Metropolis, who go to Tottenham Hotspur right this moment.
Lacking the injured Sadio Mane, Liverpool seemed disjointed within the first half with goalkeeper Alisson Becker twice denying Danny Ings after Southampton’s Alex McCarthy made a wonderful double save on the different finish.
Oxlade-Chamberlain, who additionally got here shut within the first half with a deflected shot, fired the house facet forward within the 47th minute when he minimizes inside and left McCarthy wrong-footed with an effective low drive from 18 meters.
Henderson doubled the lead on the hour when he drove the ball into the roof of the online from 10 meters out due to some good work by Roberto Firmino, who broke down the left flank and squared the ball again to his skipper.
Salah put the icing on the cake with two late objectives – a dinked 72nd-minute end as Henderson turned supplier, adopted by a scrambled stoppage-time effort after he was launched by Firmino.
Elsewhere, Everton fought again from two objectives down at Watford to earn an outstanding 3-2 win with simply 10 males, simply as West Ham’s nemesis, Glenn Murray scored a controversial late equalizer as Brighton snatched a 3-Three draw on the London Stadium.
Sheffield United quickly moved as much as fifth within the Premier League after extra success within the capital, this time a 1-Zero win at Crystal Palace.
Teemu Pukki handed up the possibility to fireplace bottom-of-the-table Norwich to a priceless Premier League win at Newcastle as two factors went begging.
Within the occasion, poor ending and the heroics of Magpies keeper Martin Dubravka, who made key saves from Sam Byram and Pukki, ensured the sport completed 0-Zero with Steve Bruce’s males grateful for some extent on a day after they scarcely deserved it.