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Firmino, Mane scored twice as Liverpool defeated Burnley at Anfield

Sadio Mane celebrating after goal against Burnley at Anfield

Liverpool, England – Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane scored twice as Liverpool defeated Burnley in the game played at the Anfield.

Liverpool 4-2 Burnley

Game Summary:

First Half:

  • 6′ Ashley Westwood (Burnley) scored the opening goal with a right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left to the bottom right corner following a corner.
  • 7′ Alisson (Liverpool) received the yellow card.
  • 19′ Roberto Firmino (Liverpool) levelled the game at 1-1 with a left footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal.
  • 29′ Sadio Mané (Liverpool) scored the go-ahead goal with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner.
  • 45’+4′ First Half Ends Liverpool 2 Burnley 1

Second Half:

  • 67′ Roberto Firmino (Liverpool) doubled the lead with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.
  • 71′ Fabinho (Liverpool) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 90’+1′ Johann Gudmundsson (Burnley) cut down the deficit to 3-2 with a left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner assisted by Matej Vydra.
  • 90’+3′ Sadio Mané (Liverpool) extended the lead to 4-2 with a left footed shot from the left side of the box to the centre of the goal assisted by Daniel Sturridge with a through ball.
  • 90’+4′ Second Half Ends

Statistics:

LiverpoolBurnley
61%Possession31%
23 (5)Shots (on target)3 (2)
4Fouls7
2Yellow Cards0
0Red Cards0
2Offsides7
7Corner Kicks3
0Saves1

Lineups:

Liverpool: Alisson (GK), Virgil van Dijk, Joël Matip, Andrew Robertson, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Fabinho, Georginio Wijnaldum, Adam Lallana, Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mané, Mohamed Salah

Burnley: Tom Heaton (GK), Ben Mee, James Tarkowski, Charlie Taylor, Phillip Bardsley, Jack Cork, Ashley Westwood, Dwight Mcneil, Jeff Hendrick, Chris Wood, Ashley Barnes

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