Liverpool returned from the dead thanks to the opponent’s mistake
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Liverpool returned from the dead thanks to the opponent’s mistake

Liverpool was behind at home at Anfield, but luck and the stars’ timely brilliance helped The Kop escape defeat.

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Taking the field with their strongest attacking trio, Liverpool did not hide their intention to win all 3 points against West Ham at home at Anfield.

But just 2 minutes later, the away team’s net had to shake.

After the defeat, Liverpool maintained 76% of the ball control, but opportunities kept passing through the shoes of Salah, Firmino and Alexander-Arnold.

At the beginning of the second half, when Liverpool started to accelerate, they suddenly lost another goal.

But luck smiled at Liverpool when Fabianski was playing well when he made a silly mistake.

Liverpool returned from the dead thanks to the opponent's mistake

After the equalizer, Liverpool still attacked in search of a complete victory.

Liverpool’s defense did not play really well today, they almost paid the price in the 88th minute when Cresswell faced Alisson but was blocked by this goalkeeper.

Detailed developments:


90+1′: Mane leaves the field to make way for Matip.

90′: There are 5 minutes of extra time.

85′: In… But no, Mane was offside.

81′: IN!

After Salah, it was Mane’s turn to shine. He received Alexander-Arnold’s pass and finished into the empty goal.

80′: Noble received a yellow card for illegally blocking Liverpool’s counterattack.

78′: Salah accelerated but he could not pass Ogbonna.

72′: SO SORRY!

Antonio faced the goalkeeper after a pass from his teammate, but he controlled the error and the ball fell neatly into Alisson’s hands.

68′: IN!

Salah scored for Liverpool after a pass from Andy Robertson. The Egyptian striker shot at Fabianski but the West Ham goalkeeper let the ball into the net.

Liverpool returned from the dead thanks to the opponent's mistake

66′: Diop received a yellow card for fouling Mane outside the penalty area.

65′: Haller comes on to replace Anderson.

63′: There were many Liverpool opportunities denied by goalkeeper Fabianski.

58′: NO GOAL!

Oxlade-Chamberlain takes a long shot into the air.

55′: IN!

Liverpool took the lead right at Anfield, the scorer for West Ham was Pablo Fornals.

51′: Rice received a yellow card after a foul.

46′: Liverpool serves the ball.


45′: Alexander-Arnold’s dangerous ball was pushed away by the goalkeeper.

40′: DO NOT GO IN!

Van Dijk headed the ball into the middle of the goal, Fabianski did an excellent job blocking it with his fingertips.

39′: NO GOAL!

Alexander-Arnold took a free kick and sent the ball over the fence, the ball hit the ground and went out.

38′: All West Ham players have retreated to defend.

33′: DANGER!

The situation was chaotic in the Liverpool penalty area after a corner kick, but the storm passed.

31′: DO NOT GO IN!

Firmino released the ball to Alexander-Arnold, who was running up from the right wing, and the Liverpool full-back fired a long-range shot that missed the goal.

26′: DO NOT GO IN!

Firmino dribbled the ball from the left wing into the middle before launching a long-range shot slightly high above the goal.

Liverpool returned from the dead thanks to the opponent's mistake

24′: DANGER!

Antonio faced Alisson after the West Ham player flicked the ball, but the Liverpool goalkeeper got out in time.

22′: Liverpool just missed a counterattack initiated by Salah.

18′: Liverpool has superior possession of the ball with 76%.

16′: DO NOT GO IN!

Salah took a long shot, forcing goalkeeper Fabianski to show off his talent.

12′: IN!

Another headed goal, this time from Diop after a corner on the right wing.

Liverpool returned from the dead thanks to the opponent's mistake

9′: IN!

Alexander-Arnold sent the ball spiraling into the penalty area and found Wijnaldum’s head.


The goalkeeper cleared the ball at Mane, but he couldn’t control it so he sent the ball out.

4′: Alexander-Arnold crosses in from a corner, the ball is cleared.


Official lineup of Liverpool and West Ham:

Liverpool: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Robertson, Van Dijk, Gomez, Fabinho, Keita, Wijnaldum, Mane, Salah, Firmino.

West Ham: Fabianski, Cresswell, Ngakia, Diop, Ogbonna, Noble, Rice, Soucek, Snodgrass, Anderson, Antonio.

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