7d ESPN

Brilliant Salah goal helps Liverpool back to top

Two goals in as many minutes, including a stunning Mohamed Salah strike, saw Liverpool beat Chelsea 2-0 at Anfield to move back to the top.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 40
    • On: Andreas Christensen | Off: Antonio Rüdiger
  • 44
    • César Azpilicueta Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 51
    • Sadio Mané Goal - Header
  • 53
    • Mohamed Salah Goal
  • 56
    • On: Gonzalo Higuaín | Off: Callum Hudson-Odoi
  • 66
    • On: Georginio Wijnaldum | Off: Naby Keita
  • 75
    • On: Ross Barkley | Off: Ruben Loftus-Cheek
  • 77
    • On: James Milner | Off: Jordan Henderson
  • 90
    • On: Xherdan Shaqiri | Off: Mohamed Salah
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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LIV
4-3-3
  • 13Alisson
  • 26Robertson
  • 4van Dijk
  • 32Matip
  • 66Alexander-Arnold
  • 8Keita
    On: Georginio Wijnaldum | Off: Naby Keita
  • 3Fabinho
  • 14Henderson
    On: James Milner | Off: Jordan Henderson
  • 10Mané
  • 9Firmino
  • 11Salah
    On: Xherdan Shaqiri | Off: Mohamed Salah
No. Name
13 Alisson
Saves 3
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
4 Virgil van Dijk
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
32 Joël Matip
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
26 Andrew Robertson
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
66 Trent Alexander-Arnold
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
3 Fabinho
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Naby Keita
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
66' 5  Georginio Wijnaldum
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Jordan Henderson
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
77' 7  James Milner
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
9 Roberto Firmino
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Sadio Mané  51'
Goals 1
  • Shots 3
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Mohamed Salah  53'
Goals 1
  • Shots 5
  • 3 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
90' 23  Xherdan Shaqiri
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
15 Daniel Sturridge
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
22 Simon Mignolet
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
6 Dejan Lovren
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
27 Divock Origi
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Anfield
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 53,279

Match Commentary

90'+4' Match ends, Liverpool 2, Chelsea 0.
90'+4' Second Half ends, Liverpool 2, Chelsea 0.
90'+2' Foul by Xherdan Shaqiri (Liverpool).

Match Stats

LIV
CHE

Possession

62% 38%

Shots (on Goal)

15 (7)
6 (3)
LIV CHE
5 Fouls 9
0 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
2 Offsides 2
9 Corner Kicks 2
3 Saves 5
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English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Manchester City 34 +65 86
2 Liverpool 34 +57 85
3 Tottenham Hotspur 34 +29 67
4 Arsenal 33 +26 66
5 Chelsea 34 +21 66
6 Manchester United 33 +19 64
7 Watford 34 0 49
8 Leicester City 35 +1 48
9 Wolverhampton Wanderers 34 -1 48
10 Everton 34 +2 46
11 West Ham United 35 -10 43
12 Newcastle United 35 -9 41
13 AFC Bournemouth 35 -13 41
14 Crystal Palace 34 -6 39
15 Burnley 34 -18 39
16 Southampton 34 -17 36
17 Brighton & Hove Albion 34 -21 34
18 Cardiff City 34 -33 31
19 Fulham 35 -43 23
20 Huddersfield Town 35 -49 14