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Liverpool back to the top with the win over Southampton

Mo Salah against Southampton

Liverpool, England – Mohamed Salah scored the winner as Liverpool came from behind to beat Southampton in the game played at the The Friends Provident St Mary’s Stadium.

Southampton 1-3 Liverpool

Game Summary:

First Half:

  • 9′ Shane Long (Southampton) scored the opening goal with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner assisted by Pierre-Emile Højbjerg with a headed pass.
  • 36′ Naby Keita (Liverpool) levelled the game at 1-1 with a header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner assisted by Trent Alexander-Arnold with a cross.
  • 45’+2′ First Half Ends Southampton 1 Liverpool 1

Second Half:

  • 48′ Jan Bednarek (Southampton) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 75′ Ryan Bertrand (Southampton) received the yellow card.
  • 80′ Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) scored the go-ahead goal with a left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner assisted by Jordan Henderson with a headed pass following a fast break.
  • 81′ Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) received the yellow card for excessive celebration.
  • 86′ Jordan Henderson (Liverpool) extended the lead to 3-1 with a left footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal assisted by Roberto Firmino.
  • 89′ Andrew Robertson (Liverpool) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 90’+1′ Jordan Henderson (Liverpool) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 90’+4′ Sadio Mané (Liverpool) received the yellow card.
  • 90’+5′ Second Half Ends

Statistics:

SouthamptonLiverpool
33%Possession67%
11 (1)Shots (on target)17 (5)
8Fouls7
2Yellow Cards4
0Red Cards0
3Offsides3
7Corner Kicks5
2Saves0

Lineups:

Southampton: Angus Gunn (GK), Maya Yoshida, Jannik Vestergaard, Jan Bednarek, Pierre-Emile Højbjerg, Oriol Romeu, Ryan Bertrand, Yann Valery, Shane Long, Nathan Redmond, James Ward-Prowse

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

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