Liverpool turned on the style for their returning fans on Sunday, beating Wolves 4-0 to join Tottenham at the highest point of the Premier League afte
Liverpool turned on the style for their returning fans on Sunday, beating Wolves 4-0 to join Tottenham at the highest point of the Premier League after another scene of the Son Heung-min and Harry Kane show. Jurgen Klopp’s men had not gotten the opportunity to play before their allies since they finished their 30-year hold back to be delegated English heroes yet compensated for some recent setbacks.
“You’ll Never Walk Alone” rang out around Anfield as 2,000 home fans – the most extreme permitted under Covid rules – saw strikes from Mohamed Salah, Georginio Wijnaldum, Joel Matip, and an own objective.
Prior, Jose Mourinho’s Spurs beat vacillating Arsenal 2-0 at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, and Leicester, who finished the day in the fourth spot, struck late to beat absolute bottom Sheffield United 2-1.
Liverpool and Wolves both looked dangerous on the counter-assault in the beginning phases of the late game at Anfield, with the home side starting to lead the pack when Salah gained by a blunder by Wolves commander Conor Coady.
Wijnaldum made it 2-0 with a superb twisted completion without further ado before the hour imprint and Matip put the game past Wolves with a short proximity header before the late own objective from Nelson Semedo.
Liverpool has now won 31 of their previous 32 home league games, scoring 93 objectives while yielding only 25.
The Spurs-Arsenal coordinator was overwhelmed by Son and Kane, who have destroyed guards this season.
Tottenham started to lead the pack in the north London derby in the thirteenth moment with a miracle objective from the South Korean, who twisted a splendid long-range exertion into the top corner after being liberated down the left by Kane.
The home side, likewise playing before fans, multiplied their lead on the stroke of half-time as they dismantled their nearby opponents on the break.
Giovani Lo Celso played in Son, who restored the previous courtesy to tee up Kane to crush in from short proximity.
Child and Kane have now joined for 31 Premier League objectives, the second a large portion of any pair after Chelsea’s Didier Drogba and Frank Lampard (36).
Tottenham, who have not lost a group coordinator since the first day of the season of the period, presently has 24 focuses after 11 matches, level with Liverpool and two away from Chelsea.
Mourinho lauded his star advances for their inside and out commitment.
“Harry Kane clearing balls in the crate, Sonny for the initial an hour as a winger and afterward a subsequent striker – it isn’t just about scoring objectives and being a-list players,” he disclosed to Sky Sports. “It is tied in with being incredible folks and giving a great effort for the group.
In the first match of the day, Wilfried Zaha and Christian Benteke both scored twice as Crystal Palace made West Brom pay for Matheus Pereira’s first-half red card in a 5-1 rout at the Hawthorns. – AFP