Liverpool grabbed a win against West Brom with a 2-1 margin. Mohamed Salah scored the equalizer with a curler from 20 yards. It was scored in the second half. It keeps the hope of Liverpool’s top 4 alive.
Jürgen Klopp’s side hit the woodwork. Also, both team’s goals are ruled out for offside. The game is going to end in a draw.
Alisson went up for a corner in Liverpool’s very last opportunity. He met Trent Alexander-Arnold’s delivery with an accurate header into the net.
After this result, Liverpool is just 1 point behind Chelsea. They are putting huge pressure on Chelsea. Now they are two fixtures remaining where they are just one point behind Chelsea and three points behind Leicester City.
Curtis Jones and Sadio Mane have been included in the Liverpool starting line-up. They replace Georginio Wijnaldum and Diogo Jota.
It was confirmed that Diego jota is out of the season as his foot injury increases. Roberto Firmino was captain of this match.
Performance of Liverpool in First half
Liverpool created two early chances. First, Thiago Alcantara’s shot just went past the goal after taking a deflection. Second, Nathaniel Philips met a header which was crossed from Robertson.
West Brom scored the first goal. They got the lead from Robson Kanu at the 15th minute.
After that Liverpool created some chances. In the first half, the Reds created more chances. West Brom keeper just saved Mane’s shot.
Alexender Arnold chipped the ball into the far post towards Salah. Salah picked the ball at a narrow-angle but did not do any mistake to score his 31st goal.
Although Liverpool created many chances they could not make it count. In the first half, the scoreline was 1-1.
Performance of Liverpool in Second half
Mane missed a golden chance in the second half. Salah crossed the ball to far post towards Mane but the Senegalese could not find the net.
That time West Brom took the opportunity and scored from a corner. But the goal was disallowed as Mat Philips was offside who was obstructing Alisson’s view.
Back At the end phase, Alisson saved a one-to-one with Robson-Kanu.
That time Firmino made a run and gave a pass to Arnold. Arnold’s cross made to Phillips in the far post. But Phillips could not find the net and blasted over the crossbar.
But with 95 minutes on the clock, Alisson was sent up for a corner kick and, picked out by Alexander-Arnold, directed a sublime, potentially crucial, header beyond his opposite number.